[FFmpeg-devel] List of Codecs, Containers, etc.
Tue Jun 26 14:25:02 CEST 2007
Mike Melanson wrote:
> [missed this email regarding the Wiki while I was on vacation...]
> Maybe you're not familiar with the whole Wiki paradigm. It turns nearly
> any network security model on its head since Wiki was apparently
> conceived by a bunch of starry-eyed utopians who believe that all people
> are innately good and only wish to create community and spread knowledge.
> I do not need to tell you that this does not work in the real world.
Are you saying wikipedia does not work?
> As I indicated, the wide-open Wiki paradigm is silly on the wide-open
Seems to work well for many sites such as Gnome and Ubuntu.
> To review-- the current MediaWiki software that we use allows a
> malicious user to do an extraordinary amount of damage very quickly and
> it is very tedious and time-consuming to repair the damage. That's why
> we had to impose such serious access control, until the situation improves.
Wonder why it works for so many other sites.
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