Apple being Evil, again...

Andre Garzia andre at andregarzia.com
Tue May 1 21:57:28 EDT 2012


Thomas,

There are reports of apps being rejected EVEN AFTER THE SDK CHANGE. It
appears that Apple does not want users to be able to create Dropbox
accounts from the auth screen which is bogus because they allow such
behavior for their iCloud stuff.

Damn.

I wish Android would dominate the market.

Andre

On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 10:14 PM, Thomas McGrath III <mcgrath3 at mac.com>wrote:

> That issued was solved by Dropbox for users who use their SDK to access
> dropbox themselves:
>
> > Here is a version of the iOS SDK that removes both the "Desktop Version"
> link and the create account link:
> >
> https://www.dropbox.com/s/36domfjo6pz1ulf/dropbox-ios-sdk-1.2.2-b2.tar.gz
> >
> > We're looking for a better long term solution, but in the mean time this
> should allow your app to be approved.
>
> It would seem that the login page the user is directed to is changed in
> the new sdk without the link to buy more space (which is against the app
> store rules).
>
> -- Tom McGrath III
> http://lazyriver.on-rev.com
> 3mcgrath at comcast.net
>
> On May 1, 2012, at 8:52 PM, Andre Garzia wrote:
>
> > Folks,
> >
> > I want to release Dropbox support for LiveCode soon but it appears that
> > Apple is being evil again. It is rejecting any application that connects
> to
> > Dropbox.
> >
> > Checkout the thread at:
> >
> > http://forums.dropbox.com/topic.php?id=59350
> >
> > And that is why I use webOS and Android as my mobile platforms.
> >
> > Silly Apple
> > Andre
> >
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