[FFmpeg-devel] [VOTE] Should Michael Nidermayer follow his own rules

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Sun Aug 17 19:52:18 CEST 2008

On Sun, Aug 17, 2008 at 06:34:33PM +0100, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> Something I'd like clarified, is whether Michael Nidermayer should
> follow the same rules he sets for others.

my vote is: yes

> I have mainly three points in mind:

> - Never knowingly commit sub-standard code.

I do not mind others doing this if they immedeatly clean it up afterwards

> - Never touch files maintained by others without posting a patch first.

I do not ask others to do this, diego very commonly fixes typos and
similar in my code, loren also has more than once commited with no patch.
and there are many more ...
You are really applying your own rules here. It never was accepted practice
to send patches for trivial and obviously correct fixes.

> - Never violate accepted policy, even when not personally agreeing.

i wonder if you could be more specific about what you think i violated

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The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the
dead. -- Aristotle 
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