True, but all the “someones” are related to this forum and employed by Elektron. Elektron can agree among themselves to do so. It’s a Public Relations issue more than anything.
I think they have too much on their plate. The original MD had the specs in the manual, DSI provides the specs in theirs. There is nothing proprietary about encoding or decoding a stream of values, it just makes it easier for the community to contribute with software. The decoding of the RYTM’s sysex allowed void to help users out with Sample Upload when C6 was giving people problems. I have received numerous emails saying how my app Collider got them to purchase / re-purchase a RYTM. It’s a small effort with potentially big results.