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Spotify Releases a Linux-Only Client Library 96

f0rk writes "Spotify, a popular music streaming service, has just recently released libspotify. An official, binary-only, only for subscribers, library to 'enable and inspire you to build some really cool stuff.' The first release only has support for x86-32 Linux, the only major platform Spotify does not run on. It looks like the Spotify team is trying to be nice to the Linux community and hope someone will use their restricted binary-only library to write a Linux client."
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Spotify Releases a Linux-Only Client Library

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  • Meanwhile (Score:3, Informative)

    by EEPROMS ( 889169 ) on Sunday April 12, 2009 @10:10PM (#27552787)
    ACME Foods has requested all christian children wear their free plastic novelty devils horns and tail found in every packet of Crunchy Choco Monkies white having breakfast.

    ACME Marketing Droid "what it's free!! and children love it, I cant see what everyone is complaining about"
  • Re:wine? (Score:3, Informative)

    by Jurily ( 900488 ) <jurily @ g m ail.com> on Sunday April 12, 2009 @11:20PM (#27553135)

    Cygwin did something like that.

  • Spotify T & Cs (Score:2, Informative)

    by zmower ( 20335 ) on Monday April 13, 2009 @06:45AM (#27554807)

    Looked at their terms and conditions a while ago when it came up on a newsgroup I'm no longer subscribed to. Firstly, you become part of a P2P advertising network. Then they can change their T & Cs by altering their website and your continued use of their product means you've accepted their new terms. No, thankyou.

    When I mentioned this on the newsgroup their answer was "But it's free". Hence why I'm no longer subscribed.

    Binary only linux software? Pffft.

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