[FFmpeg-devel] Proposal: Homebrew tap for FFmpeg

Werner Robitza werner.robitza at gmail.com
Fri Feb 8 10:57:22 EET 2019

On Thu, Feb 7, 2019 at 11:11 PM Lou Logan <lou at lrcd.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 7, 2019, at 12:49 PM, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> >
> > This sounds like a strong reason not to add it to an FFmpeg
> > repository: It was claimed in the past that I am the only one
> > not supporting releases but the same was now repeated by
> > other developers.
> We can simply provide a note that recommends using git master by instructing the user to include the homebrew --HEAD option.

That could easily be added to the formula's README and caveat section,
yes. I don't see that as a major roadblock. If you have a specific
text in mind that would emphasize that one or the other kind of
installation is not supported/recommended, feel free to suggest that
for inclusion.

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