[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] doc/developer.texi: Add a code of conduct

Benoit Fouet benoit.fouet at free.fr
Thu May 19 11:04:10 CEST 2016


Le 18 mai 2016 20:40:08 GMT+02:00, Michael Niedermayer <michael at niedermayer.cc> a écrit :
>Signed-off-by: Michael Niedermayer <michael at niedermayer.cc>
> doc/developer.texi |   29 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> 1 file changed, 29 insertions(+)
>diff --git a/doc/developer.texi b/doc/developer.texi
>index 6db93ce..4d3a7ae 100644
>--- a/doc/developer.texi
>+++ b/doc/developer.texi
>@@ -403,6 +403,35 @@ finding a new maintainer and also don't forget to
>update the @file{MAINTAINERS}
> We think our rules are not too hard. If you have comments, contact us.
>+ at section Code of conduct
>+Be friendly and respectful towards others and third parties.
>+Treat others the way you yourself want to be treated.
>+Be considerate. Not everyone shares the same viewpoint and priorities
>as you do.
>+Different opinions and interpretations help the project.
>+Looking at issues from a different perspective assists development.
>+Do not assume malice for things that can be attributed to
>incompetence. Even if
>+it is malice, it's rarely good to start with that as initial
>+Stay friendly even if someone acts contrarily. Everyone has a bad day
>+once in a while.
>+If you yourself have a bad day or are angry then try to take a break
>and reply
>+once you are calm and without anger if you have to.
>+Try to help other team members and cooperate if you can.
>+The goal of software development is to create technical excellence,
>not for any
>+individual to be better and "win" against the others. Large software
>+are only possible and successful through teamwork.
>+If someone struggles do not put them down. Give them a helping hand
>+instead and point them in the right direction.
>+Finally, keep in mind the immortal words of Bill and Ted,
>+"Be excellent to each other."
> @anchor{Submitting patches}
> @section Submitting patches

FWIW, fine by me too.


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