[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] [RFC]MAINTAINERS: Add developers who have git write access but are otherwise not listed

Marton Balint cus at passwd.hu
Sat Nov 26 18:15:36 EET 2016

On Sat, 26 Nov 2016, compn wrote:

> On Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:11:23 +0100 (CET)
> Marton Balint <cus at passwd.hu> wrote:
>> On Mon, 21 Nov 2016, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
>> > I omitted developers who do not use their account and i felt would
>> > prefer not to be listed.
>> I think everyone with access should be listed. If somebody does not
>> use his account for a year or so, his/her access should be revoked.
> any scientific reason why?

In an open source project, the list of people with commit rights should be 

Revoking unused accounts is a simple security measure against 
lost/compromised private keys.


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