[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Add CONTRIBUTING.md
jamrial at gmail.com
Sun Sep 18 03:29:11 EEST 2016
On 9/17/2016 8:42 PM, Josh de Kock wrote:
> TimothyGu (https://github.com/FFmpeg/FFmpeg/pull/153#issuecomment-143274708) suggested doing this a while ago, but it was never done. As pull requests seem to be still coming through, I thought I'd send a patch to add the notice.
> Signed-off-by: Josh de Kock <josh at itanimul.li>
> CONTRIBUTING.md | 4 ++++
> 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)
> create mode 100644 CONTRIBUTING.md
> diff --git a/CONTRIBUTING.md b/CONTRIBUTING.md
> new file mode 100644
> index 0000000..c2b79e4
> --- /dev/null
> +++ b/CONTRIBUTING.md
> @@ -0,0 +1,4 @@
> +# Note to Github users
> +Patches should be submitted to the [ffmpeg-devel mailing list](https://ffmpeg.org/mailman/listinfo/ffmpeg-devel) using `git format-patch` or `git send-email`. Github pull requests should be avoided because they are not part of our review process and **will be ignored**.
The wording here is different to the notice in README.md, so
make it either "will be ignored" or "will likely be ignored"
This patch should be ok in any case.
> +See [https://ffmpeg.org/developer.html#Contributing](https://ffmpeg.org/developer.html#Contributing) for more information.
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