[FFmpeg-devel] New 'libav-users' mailing list

Baptiste Coudurier baptiste.coudurier
Thu Jan 17 15:32:31 CET 2008


Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 15, 2008 at 10:12:41PM -0700, Kyle Mallory wrote:
>> Michael N. suggested that I post to this board, requesting a new mailing
>> list for the users (ie, developers using) the ffmpeg libraries.
>> As an application developer using the libav* libraries, I have little or
>> no interest in the command line usage of ffmpeg or its related
>> utilities.  Posting support requests to ffmpeg-devel is often met with a
>> recommendation to post to ffmpeg-user.  When posted to ffmpeg-user,
>> amongst the plethora of requests about command-line usage, and compiling
>> for various platforms, our posts are often overlooked by a dozen or two
>> other posts.  When searching the archives, finding relevant information
>> becomes increasingly difficult.   Us libav* users are the lonely bastard
>> children, with no real place to call home... 
>> So, I'm asking the question to you all, the ffmpeg maintainers: Could we
>> please have a new mailing list created, dedicated to people like me, who
>> love what ffmpeg offers, but aren't really interested in using it as a
>> command-line tool?  Pretty please?
> After the overwhelming support from people in favor of such a list ...
> root please create libav-user, i volunteer as ml-admin.
> and i suspect baptiste might as well?

Of course, count on me.

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