Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 1st Nov 2010 17:10 UTC
Apple Do you like VLC on your iPhone or iPad? You don't yet have it installed, but want to? Well, then you'd better be quick about it, as some VLC contributors are unhappy with the fact that VLC is distributed through Apple's App Store, violating the GPL the video player is licensed under. At least, that's what some think.
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RE: No worries
by shmerl on Mon 1st Nov 2010 18:37 UTC in reply to "No worries"
shmerl
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2010-06-08

> even if Apple pulls VLC from the app store, the
> developers can just distribute it from their own site.

They did it from the beginning:
http://www.videolan.org/vlc/download-ios.html

I'm not sure why app store problems are equated with unavailability of the program itself for end users. There is no need to rush anywhere.

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