[fpc-devel] Delphi XE2 uses FPC for iOS target

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Sat Aug 13 18:28:02 CEST 2011

On Sat, 13 Aug 2011, Jonas Maebe wrote:

> On 07 Aug 2011, at 20:53, Jonas Maebe wrote:
>> They only have to share them with their customers who get the binary (and even then only for nominal shipping and handling fees). Of course, those customers are then free to pass them along further, if they want to. And in practice, I can't imagine what advantage Embarcadero would have by not immediately publicly sharing any such changes rather than by going through such hoops.
> From the horse's mouth: https://forums.embarcadero.com/message.jspa?messageID=379331#379331
> "If there are any changes or fixes we would contribute them, happily. I
> don't believe that we made any but it's our policy to contribute back
> fixes/changes to any opensource project that we leverage."

I suppose that concluding from this that FPC is bug-free would be one step too far ;-)


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