[FFmpeg-user] sudo: ffmpeg: command not found

Matt Zagrabelny mzagrabe at d.umn.edu
Thu Oct 29 22:02:02 EET 2020


I'm subscribed to mailing lists that you regularly post to (ffmpeg-user &

The manner (negative and condescending) in which you communicate isn't
helpful to those you reply to and it isn't helpful to those who read your

Please reconsider how you interact with the rest of the communities you are
a part of.



On Thu, Oct 29, 2020 at 2:52 PM Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net>

> Am 29.10.20 um 20:24 schrieb Carl Zwanzig:
> > On 10/29/2020 12:02 PM, Reindl Harald wrote:
> >>
> >> * everybody is born to read "ERROR" at the end of configure
> > Un, no they're not, nor to understand what it means and *whether* it's
> > relevant.
> what exactly is hard to understand in teh word "error"?
> >> * everybody is born to realize that "Try again from the top, git clone
> >> a fresh working copy" is idiotic -
> > No they're not, and yet we're always telling people to pull the latest
> > and try that....Hmm, pick one.
> yeah, another idiotic bullshit here, not read and not understand but
> shout "pull the latest" while a trained monkey could realize that
> "--enable-gnutls" and "gnutls not found" belong together
> the only sane advive would have been "remobe any --enable you don't
> understand and in doubt replace it with --disable/--without"
> if you are missing something later you can always enable whatever but
> starting with "--enable everything" is dumb, no matter what
> >> * the error message was even clear
> > If you actually understand it.
> understand the word "error" is a good begin
> >> * using "sudo" in front of everything is idiotic and not relevant to
> >> ffmpeg,
> > Idiotic? maybe not. Unwise and unnecessary, probably.
> it's idiotic type "sudo" and if it#s only because you have more to type
> > Face it, Reindl, no one is as smart as you or has as much insight or
> > experience as you do and they never will. You can either be a help
> > people learn or you can be an ass. All of your emails suggest the latter.
> >
> > Heck, _you_ might even learn something in the process
> i learned that this world is lost
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