[FFmpeg-devel] [CHECKLIST] what is preventing us from switch to git

compn tempn
Sat Jun 12 15:16:50 CEST 2010

On Sat, 12 Jun 2010 12:46:14 +0100, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>compn <tempn at twmi.rr.com> writes:
>> On Sat, 12 Jun 2010 10:37:17 +0200, Luca Barbato wrote:
>>>I noticed that more and more people started to use git instead of svn to 
>>>contribute to ffmpeg, I'm wondering if the times are now mature to 
>>>switch to git.
>>>Could you please raise (again) your concerns about switching to git?
>> was a suitable workaround for revision numbers made?
>> i dislike having to use hashes as a way to tell how old an ffmpeg
>> version is.
>We could easily add the date/time to the version string printed by
>ffmpeg.  Would that be helpful?

how does this help if user compiles 4 year old version?
e.g. svn co -r 5000, and date compiled is 2010?


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