Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 6th May 2011 22:13 UTC
Apple We've had an immense hubbub about the delay in the source code release of Honeycomb, which led to a storm of critique being sent Google's way. Turns out there's another company withholding source code, and this time it's Apple. They have stopped releasing the LGPL source code for WebKit in iOS since iOS 4.3.0, released about 8 weeks ago. Turns out - this isn't the first time Apple has refused to release (L)GPL'd code. It took them six months to release the required GPL source code for iOS 4.1.
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RE: Comment by SJ87
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Sat 7th May 2011 05:18 UTC in reply to "Comment by SJ87"
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Yes, obviously they are different, but they still have the same requirement to release source code with distribution of binary releases upon request. They only differ on how much source code must be released.

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