[vlc-devel] [PATCH] contribs: ffmpeg: subst path separators

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Mon Feb 20 19:30:57 CET 2017

Le maanantaina 20. helmikuuta 2017, 19.21.30 EET Filip Roséen a écrit :
> Hi Rémi and Francois,
> On 2017-02-20 18:30, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> > Le maanantaina 20. helmikuuta 2017, 14.23.53 EET Francois Cartegnie a 
écrit :
> > > allows using a non ffmpeg HEAD reference
> > 
> > I have no clue what that is supposed to mean.
> My guess is that Francois would like to be able to specify
> `FFMPEG_HASH=` as (example) *"refs/heads/release/12"* without running
> into issues because of the slashes (and potential dots).

And why would we ever track such a reference? The current syntax should work 
fine with tags.

Branch names should be banned anyway since the result would be unreproducible.


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