Fri Jan 30 07:45:14 CET 2009
Diego Biurrun wrote:
> This is the greatest non-issue of them all. I have always wondered how
> people can be so shell-challenged that the "need" for a dist target
> arises. Here is the list of magic steps:
Yeah, well, I don't understand how anyone can have trouble understanding
basic multimedia tech concepts like the distinction between multimedia
formats and codecs. It's sort of a matter of perception and experience.
> - Create a branch in Subversion.
> - Replace version.sh by something that hardcodes 0.5.
> - svn export svn://svn.ffmpeg.org/ffmpeg/tags/0.5/ ffmpeg-0.5
> - tar -cvjf ffmpeg-0.5.tar.bz2 ffmpeg-0.5
> As you can see it's all immensely arcane and elaborate. Less gifted
> mortals would need the assistance of several megabytes of auto*
> assistance to hope to be able to achieve something similar during their
Yes, you're very smart. Next, you can work on answering a basic question
without the condescending elitism.
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