[FFmpeg-user] Next Release

Reindl Harald h.reindl at thelounge.net
Tue Jan 26 20:33:49 EET 2021

Am 26.01.21 um 19:29 schrieb Reindl Harald:
> Am 26.01.21 um 19:23 schrieb Carl Eugen Hoyos:
>> Am Di., 26. Jan. 2021 um 19:04 Uhr schrieb Reindl Harald
>> <h.reindl at thelounge.net>:
>>> nobody on this planet can assure that a random
>>> git-snapshot is error free and everyone who
>>> pretends that is either stupid or lying
>> This is an important point, thank you for making it!
>> Of course, every random git-snapshots has many,
>> both known (several hundred) and unknown (likely
>> not less).
>> Every release has less features and more bugs
>> than today's snapshot.
> less features likely not needed, don't matter
> more or less bugs can#t simply be proven and the total number of bugs is 
> completly irrelevant
> if you have 200 bugs less which never hitted my workload they don't 
> matter but if you have one yesterdays release did not have breaking my 
> workload it don't matter that the total number is 199 bugs less
> my workload would still not be affected by the fixes but the one 
> regressions breaks it
> that's how software works
> everywhere
> every software
> unconditional

and to make it clear:

sure, it's you decision to not care about anything than git, fine, do 

be honest and say you don't WANT to care about anything else - not more 
and not less

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