[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] web: Add end-of-the-year news article

Alexander Strasser eclipse7 at gmx.net
Sat Dec 29 21:33:46 CET 2012

Lou wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 29, 2012, at 04:45 AM, Stefano Sabatini wrote:
> > 
> > I wonder if it is a good idea to advertise such changes. They made
> > sense when we didn't have "formal" releases, now "occasional" users
> > are mostly interested in changes included in new releases (that's the
> > point of releases after all), so features should be advertised mostly
> > in concurrence with new release events, or we will quickly end up with
> > a huge news section (too much news -> no news).
> Slightly OT: Maybe it's about time to archive some of the old news; then
> a long news section will not be as much of a concern. Can we still call
> something from 2007 "news"?

  Yeah, probably. I do not think it is a problem ATM. With more frequent
news posts the situation would change though.


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