The code comprising the EncFS library (libencfs) is licensed under the LGPL.
The main programs (encfs, encfsctl, etc) are licensed under the GPL.
For details of the licenses, see COPYING.LGPL and COPYING.GPL.
The following 3rd party libraries are included in the EncFS source release
* easylogging++ : a logging library, which is supplied with the following license
The MIT License (MIT)
Copyright (c) 2015 muflihun.com
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* tinyxml2 : an XML reader / writer, which is supplied with the following license:
TinyXML-2 is released under the zlib license:
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