The upcoming iOS 4.2 for iPad is slated to replace the screen orientation lock switch on right side of the iPad to that of a mute switch. And dear folks, hopefully you’re not “too attached” to its present role because this change is gonna be permanent.
Someone contacted Steve Jobs recently asking if the change was permanent:
In iOS 4.2 for iPad is the switch on the side going to be the mute and not screen orientation lock from now on?
Steve, as usual, in his short & succinct response, said the following:
Yep.Sent from my iPhone