[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Remove the ffserver program and the ffm muxer/demuxer

Michael Niedermayer michael at niedermayer.cc
Mon Nov 28 21:01:07 EET 2016

On Mon, Nov 28, 2016 at 05:03:53PM +0100, Nicolas George wrote:
> L'octidi 8 frimaire, an CCXXV, James Almer a écrit :
> > How about the news entry on the website stating ffserver was meant to
> > go with 3.2? And the discussions that lead to it? That's a good rational
> > argument.
> # November 29th, 2016, ffserver not removed
> #
> # Thanks to the efforts of dedicated developers, ffserver has been
> # updated and no longer needs to be removed immediately.
> That's taken care of. And I assure you, ffserver users will prefer a
> change of mind like that than a follow-through.
> > If you meant technical arguments, the time for those was months ago.
> The time for technical arguments is always.

> > If there's a vote, it will be to choose between ffserver being removed
> > tomorrow, or right before 3.3 is branched.
> > There's no "ffserver stays" option. That possibility was lost months
> > ago when neither you or anyone else showed up to back it up.
> Hail James, our Great Dictator who decides what we are allowed to vote
> about.

can everyone please try to not escalate this and be polite to each



Michael     GnuPG fingerprint: 9FF2128B147EF6730BADF133611EC787040B0FAB

Its not that you shouldnt use gotos but rather that you should write
readable code and code with gotos often but not always is less readable
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