Can't sell on Mac App Store

Richard Gaskin ambassador at fourthworld.com
Tue Dec 3 20:11:58 EST 2013


Vaughn Clement wrote:

> I keep seeing the term sandboxing? Give a new developer a description of
> how this is used in LiveCode?

Sandboxing is a way of restricting what an app can do ("keep it in its 
sandbox") to prevent it from possibly harming other apps, user data, or 
the system.

While Apple still allows apps to be distributed outside of the Mac app 
store, and indeed most of the bigger publishers do, for those who want 
to distribute through the MAS sandboxing is a requirement.

Apple has tons of good details here:
<https://developer.apple.com/app-sandboxing/>

--
  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World
  LiveCode training and consulting: http://www.fourthworld.com
  Webzine for LiveCode developers: http://www.LiveCodeJournal.com
  Follow me on Twitter:  http://twitter.com/FourthWorldSys




More information about the Use-livecode mailing list