[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] Development model

Howard Chu hyc at highlandsun.com
Thu Mar 17 15:28:01 CET 2011

Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> Hi
> A quick question
> What do people prefer
> A. Reviewer applies patch if he is sure its ok
> B. Reviewer ok-es patch and author applies later

A will be faster in the optimistic case. If there are problems with the patch, 
things will slow down. With B the author could fix problems with the patch 
quicker, but then the patch that gets committed may not be the patch that was 
actually reviewed.

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