[Ffmpeg-devel] samples database

Attila Kinali attila
Sun Jul 9 23:44:33 CEST 2006

On Sun, 09 Jul 2006 14:41:11 -0700
Mike Melanson <mike at multimedia.cx> wrote:

> The idea depends of capabilities of MediaWiki that are of uncertain
> existence (like per-page ACLs). I just thought of a possibly better
> refinement: maintain an actual textual CSV file and store it under
> revision control. 

How about svn then? Fine grained revision control and all that
is needed. Additionally we have an fast webserver there, so
we have no probs serving the files either.

> Then, the people with permissions could edit the file
> in a tool that is significantly more conducive to CSV data, like a
> spreadsheet (OpenOffice Calc or MS Excel). Host the CSV file wherever
> via HTTP and create simple tools in whatever very high level language to
> query it. Update the live web copy whenever a commit is made (and an
> integrity test is passed). Compress the file of the server for optimal
> transfer.
> Another lazy, pragmatic solution.

I like those :)

				Attila Kinali

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