[Ffmpeg-devel] About swscale
Sat Jun 24 15:23:02 CEST 2006
On Sat, Jun 24, 2006 at 12:52:14PM +0200, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 24, 2006 at 12:25:49PM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> > On Fri, Jun 23, 2006 at 07:28:21PM +0200, Luca Abeni wrote:
> > > >
> > > Yes, you are right... I hoped mplayer and ffmpeg were on the same
> > > repository, so that "svn mv" could work...
> > > But I just verified that something like
> > > svn mv svn://svn.mplayerhq.hu/mplayer/trunk/postproc svn://svn.mplayerhq.hu/ffmpeg/trunk/libswscale
> > > fails, saying
> > > svn: No repository found in 'svn://svn.mplayerhq.hu'
> > >
> > > So, how can I move the software scaler? I think loosing the history is
> > > not an option at all. Diego, you are the subversion expert: do you have
> > > any suggestions? (BTW, thanks for the hint about propedit: I did not
> > > know about it).
> > Well, I *could* sit down and fiddle with the repository. Is this wanted
> > and desirable?
> well, moving the swscaler from mplayer to ffmpeg was planed since some time
> we should have done that before the cvs->svn switch ...
> anyway as i dont see how that could be done now without breaking svn (revision
> numbers would change) swscaler will either stay in mplayer and be checked out
> as svn external in ffmpeg, or its moved to its own repository
> i dont care which is choosen ...
Well, I could add libswscale after current HEAD, so all that would
happen is that suddenly many revisions will be added instead of just
one, but this should not create big breakage. If you want to have
libswscale revisions interleaved in proper historical order then yes,
current revision numbers will change. Dunno if this will create
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