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Re: [tlug] Apple vs. FSF and gcc 4.2.1

On Oct 14, 2011, at 11:37 AM, Darren Cook wrote:

> I've heard in a few places that Apple did not like GPL v3, and that this
> is why later versions than gcc 4.2.1 are not supported on the Mac.

I'm not sure it is related to GPL.

There were a few articles at Ars Technica that offered quite an interesting perspective (and a few educated guesses) on the state of compilers in OSX. You may want to check this article (2009) and a few others:

Jean-Christophe Helary
work: (ja/en > fr)

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