[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] FFmpeg Foundation

Ronald S. Bultje rsbultje
Fri Dec 11 16:06:01 CET 2009


On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 7:08 PM, Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 04:21:36PM -0500, Ronald S. Bultje wrote:
>> (*) a FFmpeg contributor / developer is anyone:
>> [- with SVN access; OR
>> ?- with multiple (i.e. at least 2) recent (i.e. until yesterday, Dec.
>> 9th, 2009), non-trivial patches approved for committing to trunk/SVN ]
>> AND
>> - who feels associated with the project in such a way that he would
>> like to call himself an FFmpeg contributor / developer and would
>> consider himself as a potential member of the foundation, if we ever
>> get to the point where we accept members."
> Uh, that's complicated. ?Who are you trying to allow to vote? ?There's
> more than 50 committers, that should be plenty...

OK, ok, let's remove that last part, that was a bad one.

As for the voting for non-committers who contribute regularly... I'm
not sure. Can't think of anyone from the top of my head, just didn't
want to make it too strict. I think I agree in essence, SVN access is
easier to confirm than anything else. Let's go with that then?


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