[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH]Clarify trac usage

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Fri Apr 12 16:45:01 CEST 2013

On Friday 12 April 2013 04:29:30 pm Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> > +<p>
> > +You may also report missing features like unimplemented audio and
> > +video codecs and file formats on the bug tracker, please do not
> > +use it to collect random ideas for improvements on FFmpeg.
> > +</p>
> this is ambigously worded, sounds like "we dont want feature reqs
> except new codecs"

... except codecs, file formats, filters, bitstream filters and similar 
improvements that fit into FFmpeg.

New text attached.

Carl Eugen
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diff --git a/src/bugreports b/src/bugreports
index 735906c..7d37f55 100644
--- a/src/bugreports
+++ b/src/bugreports
@@ -103,6 +103,13 @@ You should provide all information so that anyone can reproduce the bug.
 Please do not report your problem on the developer mailing list:
 Only send bug reports there if you also intend to provide a fix.
+Reports about missing featues are also welcome on the bug tracker,
+for example unimplemented audio and video codecs, new file formats,
+missing audio and video filters and similar.
+Please do not use the bug tracker to collect random ideas about
+possible improvements for FFmpeg.
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