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[6]: No worries
by Valhalla on Tue 2nd Nov 2010 01:44 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: No worries"
Valhalla
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2006-01-24

he doesn't really realize that this will affect other app stores as well, like Android's market place.

Well, if they to impose additional restrictions upon all programs that goes through their app store then yes, it will. I don't know what their terms are though, also aren't you able to manually install whatever you want on your Android (without jailbreaking) or have I missed something?

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