[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH/RFC]Change development policy
Mon Oct 4 23:28:01 CEST 2010
On 10/04/2010 01:04 PM, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 04, 2010 at 11:22:51AM +0200, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
>> I believe this was originally suggested by Reimar, and since supported by
>> several developers.
>> Since this may be controversial, please comment in any case and suggest
>> wording improvements, flames (including whose idea it was) are less welcome.
>> I will consider applying if I receive no comments at all, Carl Eugen
>> developer.texi | 3 +++
>> 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)
>> 290cbac2de815e5b43f4e3fcc065bdc9b13648e4 patchAPI.diff
>> Index: doc/developer.texi
>> --- doc/developer.texi (revision 25330)
>> +++ doc/developer.texi (working copy)
>> @@ -155,6 +155,9 @@
>> Note: Redundant code can be removed.
>> + Do not apply patches that change public API without discussing them
>> + on the mailing list first.
>> + at item
> I suggest:
> diff --git a/doc/developer.texi b/doc/developer.texi
> index e362eec..9c43123 100644
> --- a/doc/developer.texi
> +++ b/doc/developer.texi
> @@ -149,7 +149,8 @@ should also be avoided if they don't make the code easier to understand.
> Also if you have doubts about splitting or not splitting, do not hesitate to
> ask/discuss it on the developer mailing list.
> - Do not change behavior of the program (renaming options etc) without
> + Do not change behavior of the program (renaming options,
> + changing public API or ABI, etc) without
> first discussing it on the ffmpeg-devel mailing list. Do not remove
> functionality from the code. Just improve!
Both ok but I prefer this one.
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