GPL and the Mac App Store

Joe Hildebrand joe.hildebrand at
Wed Jan 12 17:22:22 UTC 2011

On 1/11/11 3:43 PM, "Evan Schoenberg, M.D." <evan at> wrote:

> In the current agreement for the App Store - on all platforms - there are
> several provisions which restrict distribution.  These are incompatible with
> the GPL.  

Could you provide us with the relevant provisions, please?

What about out-of-the-box approaches like providing (all of!) the source as
a part of the application download?

Joe Hildebrand

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