[Ffmpeg-devel] Re: Fumble. please DO NOT commit anything right now

Guillaume POIRIER poirierg
Wed Dec 13 00:02:33 CET 2006


On 12/12/06, Robert Swain <robert.swain at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 12/12/06, Guillaume POIRIER <poirierg at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > On 12/12/06, Guillaume POIRIER <poirierg at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hi there,
> > > I wrongfully assume that X11 grabber patch apply script was a smooth
> > > ride, and I was wrong. I need to revert all changes concerning X11
> > > grabber. In the meantime, please do not commit anything, please.
> >
> > Mmm... I don't understand what happened. I had a fair deal of erros
> > printed on my console, but the diff I got from the ML seem to match
> > the ones provived in Edouard's tarball, so it looks like this was a
> > false alarm.
> >
> > Sorry for the trouble.
> >
> > If I broke smth, please let me know.
> The patches had tabs in. This was known and the decision was made to
> turn off the tab rejection script momentarily while these patches were
> committed. The tabs are removed in some of the later patches. So, you
> need to revert the patches, disable the tabs in patches rejection
> script, apply all the patches, reenable the script. I think.

Trouble is: I don't know if there has been a problem or not. I do know
that the commit script was disabled. If it hadn't, I just wouldn't
have been able to commit anything (I think).

Edouard, can you confirm that the correct version of your patches made
it through?

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(when interviewed about MPlayer ML flamewars)

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