[vlc-devel] commit: This is still 0.8.6g ( Felix Paul Kühne )

Rémi Denis-Courmont rdenis at simphalempin.com
Sat May 24 18:07:58 CEST 2008

Le Saturday 24 May 2008 19:01:10 Jean-Baptiste Kempf, vous avez écrit :
> On Sat, May 24, 2008 at 03:35:33PM +0200, Felix Paul Kühne wrote :
> > On 24.05.2008, at 15:05, hannes_b at gmx.at wrote:
> > > i suggest a binary installer too and post it on the website, like
> > > you did on the older releases for years.
> >
> > That's exactly what we are going to do, but j-b and myself noticed
> > that the contribs for Windows and Mac OS X needed a larger upgrade,
> > which was done last night. We are currently working on release builds,
> > which will hit the mirrors by the end of the week-end including an
> > updated tarball reflecting the changes.
> I have to backup feepk here. We (I) have had many difficulties with the
> building of contribs because of the usual issues (gcc, ffmpeg img_ ) so
> we decided to updated those.

Nobody contends the need for 0.8.6h, as far as I can tell.
At least, I don't.

> > Since the source code release of the current 0.8.6g code base didn't
> > get much attention due to the lack of announcements on our main
> > website and more importantly the lack of binaries for our major user
> > base, I don't see a reason to label this release 0.8.6h just to print
> > the news update "Updated contribs, faster with more features".
> I here, disagree. 0.8.6g has been released. Some distro are using it and
> some users complains about the playlist bug.
> I am for 0.8.6h.

Yeah, but *that* was the point.
/me points J-B at the commit log...

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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