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Version 1.0, January 2023
jNetWorks, jNetPcap Pro, jNetNTAPI, jNetDpdk, all Protocol Packs and supporting modules (the "Software"), are a modular network analysis and protocol emulation library which are copyright (c) 2015-2023 by Sly Technologies Inc ("Sly Technologies"). All rights reserved.
Even though the Software source code is publicly available for review, it is not open source software and may not be redistributed or used in other software without special permission from Sly Technologies. The standard (free) version is usually limited to installation on five
systems. We fund our projects by selling two types of commercial licenses to a special Software OEM edition:
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THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE ATTRIBUTION
The Software uses several 3rd party open source software libraries:
* The libpcap portable packet capturing library from https://tcpdump.org
* The Winpcap packet capturing library. It has been abandoned, but is currently still available from https://www.winpcap.org/.
* The ieee80211_radiotap.h header file from David Young
* The Napatech Software Suite for Napatech SmartNIC adapters from http://napatech.com
All of these are licensed under the terms specified by each third party. Some include a warranty disclaimer (relating to the original authors)
and require a small amount of acknowledgment text be added somewhere in the documentation of any software which includes them (including indirect inclusion through the Software).
Only certain Software modules utilize any of these third party software libraries, other Software modules do not. For example "jNetPcap Pro"
software module, does not utilize any part of the Napatech libraries. The "core-protocols" software module does not use any third party
libraries at all. For details on third party Software usage by each Software module, please see the file "THIRD-PARTY.txt" included with
each Software module.
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party open source software.