[FFmpeg-devel] [DECISION] Project policy on closed source components

Nicolas George george at nsup.org
Mon Apr 29 22:06:05 EEST 2019

Marton Balint (12019-04-29):
> At the moment, it looks to me that FFmpeg is a community without leadership,
> enforced rules and consequences. In fact, I consider this the main reason
> why people consider working in it an unfriendly experience.
> We can't really change this for the better unless there is a somewhat
> "recognized" authority which has the power to make decisions, rules, and
> enforce them.

I fully agree with that analysis.

> I hoped that this can be the voting comitte.

But not that point: the voting committee is too large to ac as an
executive body. It cannot act efficiently on small decisions.


  Nicolas George
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