[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 3/3] avformat: add youtube-dl based demuxer

wm4 nfxjfg at googlemail.com
Fri Apr 10 11:11:54 CEST 2015

On Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:01:08 +0200
Lukasz Marek <lukasz.m.luki2 at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 09.04.2015 23:35, compn wrote:
> > On Thu, 09 Apr 2015 22:59:24 +0200
> > Lukasz Marek <lukasz.m.luki2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Sometimes I have a feeling that ffmpeg is an open source project to
> >> feed wm4's project.
> >
> > haha. yes, ffmpeg does not need youtube support because mpv already has
> > it. classic.

Duh, I'm pretty sure the others posting in this thread are not mpv
developers or users. How do you explain that they are opposed to
youtube support in libavformat?

> I really wanted to know answer for it, thanks.
> He is just scared one day 15-year-old girl will develop player that has 
> the same functionality with 1000 lines of code? No way!

A 15 year old girl would probably use libvlc, and it will not even
require 1000 lines (and will include youtube support).

Why are you so angry about having to add 3 lines of code to your own
project to call youtube-dl?

> >> Unless these things are handled don't treat me as member of this
> >> "community" anymore.
> >
> > the thing is there is nothing to handle. as far as i can tell we do not
> > moderate nor ban others opinions here on this mailing list or project.
> Well, I waited with responding to it. To rethink what I wan't to say as 
> sometimes I say to much, but this is it. I don't propose anything. I 
> dont want anyone get banned or moderated (childish, stupid), don't treat 
> anybody as a baby. But you are aware, this is not incidental, right? 
> This is my hobby, not duty, it's enough, that's all :)
> It will be good for the library I could joke :P


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