[vlc-devel] [LONG] VLC on iOS and legal analysis

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Mon Nov 1 16:20:21 CET 2010

On Mon, Nov 01, 2010 at 03:38:23AM -0700, Barry M Caceres wrote :
> The "from up to" language is rather confusing here and it seems more a typo than anything else.

a typo in such an important legal document? I doubt it

> Anyway, this is more a limitation on the number of accounts that a single iOS device can handle
> simultaneously


> Secondly.....  "(iv)  You shall be able to store App Store Products on five iTunes-authorized devices
> at any time".
> This deals with the number of iTunes you can authorize to use your iTunes account.  This is 
> restrictive with respect to your iTunes account.  Your iTunes account cannot be authorized for every
> user on the planet.  However, there is NO limit to the number of iTunes accounts you can have (just
> needs a distinct email address).  Further, ANY iTunes account can download VLC freely from the 
> AppStore.
> So no iTunes devices is prevented from downloading VLC for FREE.

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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