[FFmpeg-devel] [VOTE] FFmpeg leader

Felipe Contreras felipe.contreras
Sat Oct 2 07:57:50 CEST 2010

On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 8:47 AM, Jason Garrett-Glaser
<darkshikari at gmail.com> wrote:
> And since your maintainership covers all of ffmpeg, that gives you the
> right to change whatever you want without asking anyone.
> How about no.

In some projects, like git.git, the maintainer sends his patches to
the mailing list like everybody else. If nobody shouts, he pushes. I
believe this is the most sensible approach; the maintainer should not
be considered a flawless god whose opinion is above everybody else,
and thus his patches should not be considered error free, nor

Felipe Contreras

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