[FFmpeg-devel] Donations and what happens with them

Nicolas George nicolas.george
Wed Jan 26 22:16:34 CET 2011

Le septidi 7 pluvi?se, an CCXIX, Michael Niedermayer a ?crit?:
> And i prefer to be silly and continue my civil disobedience against an
> illegitimate takeover of ffmpeg

I know you wanted to be funny, but there is a base of truth behind it: you
seem to insist on keeping the title "leader" out of mischief and protest
against the coup, while you said yourself a few days ago that you felt tired
of the leading duties.

If you really are tired of being project leader, maybe you should consider
endorsing the self-appointed new leaders: state clearly the conditions you
would find acceptable to do so.

The current situation is very uncomfortable for small contributors like
myself, as we always fear to introduce conflicts and/or irritate one side or
the other. I suppose this is even worse for someone who did not follow the

For the sake of the project, I really hope we can come back to a situation
where nothing can be called a fork, only personal working trees.


  Nicolas George
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