On 22 April 2012 14:06, Matt Giuca <matt.gi...@gmail.com> wrote:
> My assessment is that iOS is completely incompatible with free software. My
> close (non-lawyer) reading of the (L)GPL v2 and 3 finds that it would be a
> violation of the GPL to distribute software via the App Store. Regardless
> of the technical compatibility with licenses, these devices are clearly
> against the spirit of free software, forcing all software developers to
> grant none of the four freedoms set out by Richard Stallman.
> Brett Smith actually mentioned that in his talk as well, that distributing
on the app store violates both GPLv2 and v3.
Also, on the defective by design website they have a guide to DRM free
The categories are a mess though.
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