[FFmpeg-devel] Reintroducing FFmpeg to Debian

Thorsten Glaser tg at debian.org
Mon Aug 18 13:36:01 CEST 2014

On Sat, 16 Aug 2014, Thomas Goirand wrote:

> Yes, the Linux kernel is a successful project. Does this mean using a
> list for reviewing patches is a good thing? No! The workflow with a list
> is simply horrible. Using git-review and gerrit is so much better.

Strong NAK here.

First:	it breaks the medium used (eMail vs. web).

Second:	Gerrit is an accessibility nightmare, not just for
	people using Lynx, but also for those who do have
	the required webbloatser at hand… and it recently
	got even worse.

Having less points where information is exchanged is Good™.

//mirabilos, speaking from contributor experience in many projects
[16:04:33] bkix: "veni vidi violini"
[16:04:45] bkix: "ich kam, sah und vergeigte"...

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