[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] avcodec: Switch bitrate to 64bit with the bump
Carl Eugen Hoyos
cehoyos at ag.or.at
Tue Sep 15 18:25:03 CEST 2015
James Almer <jamrial <at> gmail.com> writes:
> On 9/14/2015 7:49 PM, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> > But nobody wants to send a patch with an updated
> > commit message afaict.
> How is that important?
Afaiu, it is the only objection that was raised.
(But I am not a native speaker and may of course
have misunderstood and / or missed something)
> If you're talking about stating somewhere that
> we're dropping ABI compatibility then the
> correct place is changelog, RELEASE_NOTES and/or
I don't think patches for any of those were sent
but I may have missed them.
> not a random commit message.
I use git blame very often and don't find any
commit message "random".
> This patch can go in as is, but it would be
> preferable if you just drop the incompatible
> abi check and simply make the fields 64bits.
I suggested this twice iirc and it was rejected
so I wanted to produce some progress within a
reasonable (?) timeframe since the version bump.
Thank you, Carl Eugen
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