[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] doc/developer: require transparency about sponshorships.

Hendrik Leppkes h.leppkes at gmail.com
Fri Jan 11 21:21:42 EET 2019

On Fri, Jan 11, 2019 at 8:05 PM Nicolas George <george at nsup.org> wrote:
> On the other hand, I have observed in the past patches that were of poor
> quality and suspected they were the result of sponsorships. I would like
> to know. Would you not?

Wanting to know and forcing everyone to tell you are two entirely
different things.
Its everyones right to keep their finances private. Would I be forced
to disclose my hourly wages and then determine how long I worked on a
patch, just because I did it during my day job? Thats not going to

To take a line from your post:
Are you against privacy?

Patches should generally be considered on their own merit. Any such
information will only bias any discussions and result in more

- Hendrik

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