END USER LICENCE AGREEMENT FOR THE MALI ASTC SPECIFICATION AND SOFTWARE CODEC,
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and tools which implement the Khronos ASTC specification to;
(i) compress texture images into ASTC format (“Compression Results”);
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(iii) decompress texture images stored in ASTC format.
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