[Ffmpeg-devel] Re: flaming

Steve Lhomme slhomme
Thu Mar 2 01:57:20 CET 2006

Diego Biurrun wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 01, 2006 at 01:10:13PM -1000, Steve Lhomme wrote:
>> M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>>> Steve Lhomme <steve.lhomme at free.fr> writes:
>>>> Rich Felker wrote:
>>>>> On Wed, Mar 01, 2006 at 10:34:30AM -1000, Steve Lhomme wrote:
>>>>>> Dick, your reputation is safe.
>>>>> Apparently you forgot another one of the mailing list rules: do not
>>>>> reply off-list unless the person you're replying to requested it.
>>>> Unlike you, I try not to insult people in public. Stupid fucking linux 
>>>> kid.
>>> Where's a better place to insult people than in public?  At least we
>>> know now who the real dick is.
>> So there are rules about posting all replies to the list, but not about 
>> insulting people. Very interresting concept. It's like working on "open" 
>> software and being "closed" minded.
> [ ... ]
> Can you all =*PLEASE*= stop behaving like 15 year olds?
> Obviously nobody is aware just how disgraceful all of this is.  It's a
> public place after all and this just serves to scare away contributors.
> @Rich: *sigh*  Why you always have to drag technical discussions into
> the field of personal insults is beyond me, but I'm starting to believe
> that all hope that you might change is futile ...
> @Steve: Sticks and stones will break your bones ..  Learn to ignore
> insults, it's a tricky skill to learn, but once you master it, it's
> invaluable.  Plus it frustrates the flamers if they cannot provoke you.
> Also, please try to see through the flames, not everything people tell
> you is just zealotry.
> @all: Steve is just trying to share his code here, his effort should be
> appreciated, don't forget that we don't have an abundance of proprietary
> software vendors that try to cooperate with us.

Thanks for the clarification, Diego. I'll continue to cooperate as much 
as I can.


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