Third-Party Licenses

The following licenses apply to third-party libraries and modules utilized by Limine and do not apply to Limine generally. Copying and distribution of any Limine code modules (i.e. EXE or DLL files) is strictly prohibited except as expressly provided herein. For any questions or concerns, please contact Legistek.


PDFSharp (PdfSharp-WPF.dll) is © Copyright 2005-2012
empira Software GmbH, Troisdorf (Germany).

The following license is applicable to PdfSharp-WPF.dll ONLY:

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the 'Software'), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED 'AS IS', WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.


PDFium is © Copyright 2014 PDFium Authors. All rights reserved.
The following license is applicable to PDFium.dll ONLY:

THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS 'AS IS' AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT OWNER OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

OpenH264 is Copyright (c) 2013, Cisco Systems
All rights reserved.

THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS IS" AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT HOLDER OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.


FFmpeg is copyrighted by its respective authors. FFmpeg ONLY is licensed under  the GNU Lesser General Public License (version 2.1). See also GNU General Public License (version 2).

Any and all warranties relating to the FFmpeg library are disclaimed.

Limine makes use of FFmpeg release 2.8, source code for which is available here.

The following compilation settings were used:
--toolchain=msvc
--disable-programs
--arch=x86_64
--enable-libopenh264
--extra-cflags="-MD"

In the event FFmpeg source code identified above is unavailable, Legistek will make such source code available for a fee of $50.00 USD for at least three years from the time this software is downloaded.

Notwithstanding any other provisions to the contrary, users may modify and reverse engineer Limine.Desktop.Native.dll for their own personal use only to the extent required by the GNU Lesser General Public License (version 2.1). All other modifications and reverse engineering are prohibited. In the event that the user wishes to update Limine to use a newer version of FFmpeg, Legistek will make linkable object code for the module Limine.Desktop.Native.dll available for a fee of $500.00 USD for at least three years from the time this software is downloaded. This offer is made without any warranty of any kind whatsoever, and it is not recommended a user attempt to update Limine in this fashion. Do so at your own risk.


The following license applies to the modules Magick.NET.Core.dll and Magick.NET-AnyCPU.dll ONLY:

Licensed under the ImageMagick License (the "License"); you may not use these files except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at

http://www.imagemagick.org/script/license.php

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License.


The following license applies to the module iTextSharp.dll ONLY:

iTextSharp is copyrighted by its respective authors. iTextSharp ONLY is licensed under  the GNU Lesser General Public License (version 2.1). See also GNU General Public License (version 2).

Any and all warranties relating to the iTextSharp library are disclaimed.