[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] doc/ffserver: remove "What can this do?" section

Stefano Sabatini stefasab at gmail.com
Thu Nov 28 11:00:31 CET 2013

The section shows only a limited use case, contains only redundant
information, and various mysterious mentions about things which don't
work correctly.
 doc/ffserver.texi | 12 ------------
 1 file changed, 12 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/ffserver.texi b/doc/ffserver.texi
index 26cc3a1..49ef2e5 100644
--- a/doc/ffserver.texi
+++ b/doc/ffserver.texi
@@ -61,18 +61,6 @@ ACL allow
 then the server will post a page with the status information when
 the special stream @file{status.html} is requested.
- at section What can this do?
-When properly configured and running, you can capture video and audio in real
-time from a suitable capture card, and stream it out over the Internet to
-either Windows Media Player or RealAudio player (with some restrictions).
-It can also stream from files, though that is currently broken. Very often, a
-web server can be used to serve up the files just as well.
-It can stream prerecorded video from .ffm files, though it is somewhat tricky
-to make it work correctly.
 @section How do I make it work?
 First, build the kit. It *really* helps to have installed LAME first. Then when

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