[Mono-list] MonoDroid/MonoTouch for FLOSS/hobby development?

Daniel Hughes trampster at gmail.com
Sun Oct 3 16:27:30 EDT 2010

I to was hoping to create a few open source apps however the $399
would create a large barrier to contributions.

Are there any plans for an alternative licence or product for open
source and hobbyist development.

Daniel Hughes

On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 3:38 AM, Christopher David Howie
<me at chrishowie.com> wrote:
> I'm interested in using the MonoDroid/MonoTouch technologies,
> specifically MonoDroid, for developing F/LOSS software.  However, with
> the current pricing model of MonoTouch ($399/year for one developer)
> this is incredibly cost-prohibitive.
> As the Android platform is more open, are there any plans to make
> MonoDroid available for free or at a substantially reduced cost for
> hobbyist/FLOSS developers?  I'm not paying 400 bucks so I can write
> stuff for fun on my own time.
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