[FoRK] i[phone|pad|wank] jobsian goodness

Sean Conner sean at conman.org
Thu Apr 8 18:30:19 PDT 2010


It was thus said that the Great Damien Morton once stated:
> http://daringfireball.net/2010/04/iphone_agreement_bans_flash_compiler
> 
> In the new version of the iPhone Developer Program License Agreement
> released by Apple today (and which developers must agree to before
> downloading the 4.0 SDK beta), section 3.3.1 now reads:
> 
> 3.3.1 — Applications may only use Documented APIs in the manner prescribed
> by Apple and must not use or call any private APIs. Applications must be
> originally written in Objective-C, C, C++, or JavaScript as executed by the
> iPhone OS WebKit engine, and only code written in C, C++, and Objective-C
> may compile and directly link against the Documented APIs (e.g.,
> Applications that link to Documented APIs through an intermediary
> translation or compatibility layer or tool are prohibited).

  And it seem, certain APIs from the Standard C library, specifically,
sprintf():

http://developer.appcelerator.com/blog/2010/03/the-apple-rejection-economy-and-therapy.html

  -spc (Nice job, Apple!  Not even Microsoft treated developers this poorly)



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