[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 1/3] libavcodec/cinepakenc.c: comments cleanup (contents)

u-9iep at aetey.se u-9iep at aetey.se
Wed Feb 8 10:42:35 EET 2017

On Tue, Feb 07, 2017 at 10:50:42PM +0100, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> There is no "Rl" in there
> git removes that when applying with git am
> git am
> ...
> From: Rl <addr-see-the-website at aetey.se>
> ...
> git show
> ...
> Author: addr-see-the-website at aetey.se <addr-see-the-website at aetey.se>

Oh! :-/

> I dont know why git does that but it does, i retested this as it seemed
> rather unexpected and odd

Yes, this is odd.

> I can manually override this and force git to use Rl as name so i
> will do that, but this may be error prone if git fails to keep Rl
> even after there are commits in the tree with that name.

How much does it check the validity of the part inside <> ?
What about <Rl at Aetey.Global.Technologies.AB> ?
Currently this should not be possible to confuse with a valid mail


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