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

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Mon Feb 20 20:23:58 CET 2017

Le maanantaina 20. helmikuuta 2017, 20.09.53 EET Francois Cartegnie a écrit :
> Le 20/02/2017 à 19:30, Rémi Denis-Courmont a écrit :
> > 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.
> How does not using branches in our releases would prevent the code from
> supporting both ?

That would be a case of helping somebody shoot themselves in the foot again.
Supporting it by accident is one thing (and will fail once hashing is 
implemented anyway). Adding code specifically for it is another thing.


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