[Ffmpeg-devel] development policy change [RFC][PATCH]

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Mon Jul 3 11:52:55 CEST 2006


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In the past you could go to a library and read, borrow or copy any book
Today you'd get arrested for mere telling someone where the library is
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Index: ffmpeg-doc.texi
--- ffmpeg-doc.texi	(revision 5575)
+++ ffmpeg-doc.texi	(working copy)
@@ -1271,7 +1271,10 @@
    you applied the patch.
    Do NOT commit to code actively maintained by others without permission. Send
-   a patch to ffmpeg-devel instead.
+   a patch to ffmpeg-devel instead. If noone awnsers within a reasonable time
+   (12h for build failure and security fixes, 3 days for all other small changes
+    1 week for big patches) then commit your patch if you think its ok
+    also note, the maintainer can simply ask for more time to review!
     Subscribe to the ffmpeg-cvslog mailing list. The diffs of all commits
     are sent there and reviewed by all the other developers. Bugs and possible

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