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Re: congratulations to our ftp-master team

On Thu, Dec 15, 2005 at 05:08:07PM -0800, Russ Allbery wrote:
> When one doesn't know, the right thing to do is frequently both not make
> the problem worse and not overreact, meaning leaving ffmpeg in the archive
> and xvidcap in NEW until the situation is clearly understood and resolved
> is quite reasonable.  Of course, we do need to eventually actually get the
> situation resolved and come to a conclusion, after which either both
> should be in the archive or neither should.  But the current situation of
> having one in the archive and one not during a hazy patent/license issue
> is *not* evidence of someone doing a bad job.  It is evidence of an
> incomplete job, which I think everyone, including the ftp-masters, would
> agree with.

Quite well put. I'm hoping to get a resolution on this matter in the not
too distant future (no guarantees).


Jeroen van Wolffelaar
Jeroen@wolffelaar.nl (also for Jabber & MSN; ICQ: 33944357)

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