Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 7th Oct 2010 19:10 UTC, submitted by tyrione
General Development LLVM 2.8 has been released. The release notes describe this new, ehm, release in greater detail, so head on over and give it a read.
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Software Patents ?
by boulabiar on Thu 7th Oct 2010 20:16 UTC
boulabiar
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2009-04-18

What about software patents ?

Apple is a big contributor to LLVM.
They have many patents citing LLVM by name inside them.

This is very dangerous as the licence isn't GPLv3 and doesn't protect users from being sued.

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