Digia Merging Apple iOS Support Into Qt 5.1
Phoronix: Digia Merging Apple iOS Support Into Qt 5.1
Earlier this month it was noted about the Android support being merged for Qt 5.1 of the popular open-source tool-kit. Digia shared on Monday morning that they are also planning to merge Apple iOS support ahead of Qt 5.1...
Last edited by zanny; 02-18-2013 at 12:45 PM.
TRANSLATION: Hi this is your master Digia. Surrender all your hippie-licensed code so we can "diversify" to other markets. Because we really dont care about software freedom or believe in Linux.
Sincerly (not) Yours,
Wanna-be Oracle Digia.
what. The. Fuck?!
Originally Posted by funkstar
Less focus on software freedom ... is less software freedom. Considering software freedom is a restrictive license it is consistent logic.
Originally Posted by halfmanhalfamazing
Now it will be (at least at experimental level) on iOS, Android, BB10, Sailfish, Ubuntu phones... but not WP, so not for Nokia. Quite ironic.
They brought a GPL toolkit to iOS users. This expands the freedom of iOS users and iOS developers.
Originally Posted by funkSTAR
The alternative is to not have any GPL toolkit on iOS, which obviously means less freedom.
Don't argue with the trolls. It just encourages them.
Originally Posted by pingufunkybeat
But it's LGPL, obviously missing the important fact you can use it in proprietary software even though you have to release changes, so his entire argument is invalid, Digia is evil, and Gnome is the only real anything ever. Or something. Can we start hating on Enlightenment because it exists? How dare they write software they want in their free time?
Originally Posted by carewolf