[Ffmpeg-devel] BeOS support to be discontinued Feb 1 2007
Tue Dec 12 10:15:14 CET 2006
"Fran?ois Revol" <revol at free.fr> writes:
>> Parts of libavformat are currently riddled with special cases for
>> BeOS. This special casing is making everyday code maintenance
>> increasingly difficult, and flies in the face of our commitment to
>> write clean, portable code.
>> We have repeatedly asked the BeOS users (Francois et al) to clean up
>> the mess, only to be met with silence.
> I'm sorry ?
> I *am* working on it.
> I have discussed this on IRC several times btw.
I'm pretty much always on #ffmpeg, and I haven't seen anything of the
kind. Most notably, I've seen no patches.
> However I have some health problem atm so I just don't work fast.
I'm sorry to hear that.
Since these BeOS hacks have been under "discussion" for quite some
time, with no fixes being produced, I decided to turn up the heat a
little to see if that would start some action. It seems to have
mru at inprovide.com
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