[Ffmpeg-devel] SVN dump

Måns Rullgård mans
Mon Apr 16 00:18:58 CEST 2007

Michael Niedermayer <michaelni at gmx.at> writes:

> Hi
> On Sun, Apr 15, 2007 at 09:27:46PM +0200, Reimar D?ffinger wrote:
>> Hello,
>> On Sun, Apr 15, 2007 at 10:02:41PM +0300, Ismail D?nmez wrote:
>> > Why don't just switch to GIT ? :) I wonder what does Michael thinks about it.
>> According to discussions on xine-devel it still is mostly a Linux-only
>> project. In my personal opinion fully functional and easily obtainable
>> clients for Windows, Linux, OSX and *BSD are the absolute minimum for
>> the central repository.
> considering the popularity of git i think by the time we all agree to
> switching ffmpeg to git and then actually do the switch git will
> have clients for all major OSs

Perhaps of some relevance is that git allows live export as cvs.  This
means that anyone with a cvs client can easily get the source, albeit
with all the caveats that come with cvs, and only devs need to use
git.  I don't suppose we have many pure-windows devs without even
cygwin installed.

M?ns Rullg?rd
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