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Forget GPLv2, also

Posted by: Anonymous [ip:] on April 16, 2008 05:28 PM
Apple's license PROHIBITS you from sharing the source code that you wrote yourself, and yet people say that the GPL is restrictive!!! Wow.

GPLv2 is not acceptable under the Apple license, either. The contract says that you cannot distribute iPhone software without Apple's permission. GPLv2 says that you cannot place additional distribution restrictions on distribution of the code.

I will be more interested in the iPhone when they don't tell me what I can do with MY code. I have my choice of software licenses for code that I write, and I would not choose to release under a license that gives others (Apple) more rights to my code than it gives me.


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