[Ffmpeg-devel] Dr DivX OSS out with ffmpeg inside

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Fri Dec 2 05:02:27 CET 2005


On Fri, Dec 02, 2005 at 10:42:58AM +0800, Colin Ward wrote:
> Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> >
>   [Snip]
> >* dont bother to submit VC++ "fixes" they will be very likely rejected
>   What's with the anti-VC++ vibe on this list?  

dunno, we all love microsoft, their decissions not to support standards
and we love to change clean and solid code into a unreadable fragile mess

> Surely you would want 
> FFMPEG to be able to be compiled and run on as many systes as possible? 

i want to ban everyone who tells me what i want, now i wont as i like the
idea of free speech and such but its a tempting idea none the less :)

>  Many people want to use VC++ and if the "fix" is small and harmless 
> and enables these people to do that, then why not?

why dont you read the mailinglist archives or at least look at the code from
drdivx before suggesting how we should deal with it?


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