[3/3] deprecate FFmpeg mailing lists expect the archives

Message ID 1300310698-7550-3-git-send-email-janne-libav@jannau.net
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Commit 1421942852913ffa17f0e2e6da4a582a595fecc6
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Janne Grunau March 16, 2011, 9:24 p.m.
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 src/contact |   54 +++++++++++++++++-------------------------------------
 1 files changed, 17 insertions(+), 37 deletions(-)

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Ronald Bultje March 17, 2011, 3:03 a.m. | #1
Hi,

On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 5:24 PM, Janne Grunau <janne-libav@jannau.net> wrote:
> +The archives of the old FFmpeg mailing lists are still all at.
>  </p>

Don't you want to put at least a link to the old ML archives? Would
probably be useful.

Ronald
Janne Grunau March 18, 2011, 9:03 p.m. | #2
On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 11:03:17PM -0400, Ronald S. Bultje wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 5:24 PM, Janne Grunau <janne-libav@jannau.net> wrote:
> > +The archives of the old FFmpeg mailing lists are still all at.
> >  </p>
> 
> Don't you want to put at least a link to the old ML archives? Would
> probably be useful.

links aren't removed and follow in the next paragraph (not visible in
the patch).

Janne
Ronald Bultje March 18, 2011, 10:05 p.m. | #3
Hi,

On Fri, Mar 18, 2011 at 5:03 PM, Janne Grunau <janne-libav@jannau.net> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 11:03:17PM -0400, Ronald S. Bultje wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 5:24 PM, Janne Grunau <janne-libav@jannau.net> wrote:
>> > +The archives of the old FFmpeg mailing lists are still all at.
>> >  </p>
>>
>> Don't you want to put at least a link to the old ML archives? Would
>> probably be useful.
>
> links aren't removed and follow in the next paragraph (not visible in
> the patch).

OK if they still work then.

Ronald

Patch

diff --git a/src/contact b/src/contact
index e9338bb..0aca77c 100644
--- a/src/contact
+++ b/src/contact
@@ -3,12 +3,7 @@ 
 <h2>Mailing lists</h2>
 
 <p>
-We are slowly migrating away from the FFmpeg mailing lists to new lists
-at libav.org.
-</p>
-
-<p>
-Please follow the netiquette when posting on Libav or FFmpeg mailing lists, especially
+Please follow the netiquette when posting on Libav mailing lists, especially
 avoid <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Top-posting">top-posting</a> and
 thread hijacking (that is, replying to a thread and changing the subject line to
 something completely unrelated that was not being discussed within the original
@@ -37,7 +32,7 @@  development of software that use the Libav libraries and <strong>not</strong>
 for bug reports.
 <br />
 <a href="https://lists.libav.org/mailman/listinfo/libav-commits/">libav-commits</a>:
-This list gets all changes to the FFmpeg sources.
+This list gets all changes to the Libav sources.
 <br />
 <a href="https://lists.libav.org/mailman/listinfo/libav-api/">libav-api</a>:
 This list is for development <strong>with</strong> the Libav libraries.
@@ -48,44 +43,29 @@  command-line issues and usage of the Libav tools.
 <br />
 </p>
 
-<h3>FFmpeg mailing lists</h3>
+
+<h2>Mailing list archives</h2>
+
 <p>
-<a href="https://lists.mplayerhq.hu/mailman/listinfo/ffmpeg-user/">ffmpeg-user</a>:
-This list is for regular user questions like compilation troubles,
-command-line issues and similar.
-<br />
-<a href="https://lists.mplayerhq.hu/mailman/listinfo/ffserver-user/">ffserver-user</a>:
-This list is for ffserver user questions like configuration and streaming
-issues.
+To read up on past discussions, read the mailing list archives. It is highly
+likely that you will find an answer to your questions there, so make sure to
+browse the archives before posting questions.
+</p>
+
+
+<p>
+<a href="https://lists.libav.org/pipermail/libav-api/">libav-api archives</a>
 <br />
-<a href="https://lists.mplayerhq.hu/mailman/listinfo/libav-user/">libav-user</a>:
-This list is for application developer questions about development using the
-FFmpeg libraries.
+<a href="https://lists.libav.org/pipermail/libav-commits/">libav-commits archives</a>
 <br />
-<a href="https://lists.mplayerhq.hu/mailman/listinfo/ffmpeg-devel/">ffmpeg-devel</a>:
-This list is for development of FFmpeg itself. It is <strong>not</strong> for
-development of software that use the FFmpeg libraries and <strong>not</strong>
-for bug reports.
+<a href="https://lists.libav.org/pipermail/libav-devel/">libav-devel archives</a>
 <br />
-<a href="https://lists.mplayerhq.hu/mailman/listinfo/ffmpeg-commits/">ffmpeg-commits</a>:
-This list gets all changes to the FFmpeg sources.
+<a href="https://lists.libav.org/pipermail/libav-tools/">libav-tools archives</a>
 <br />
-<a href="https://lists.mplayerhq.hu/mailman/listinfo/ffmpeg-soc/">ffmpeg-soc</a>:
-This list is about development of the FFmpeg Google Summer of Code projects.
-</p>
-
-<p>
-Alternatively, you can follow the FFmpeg mailing lists through
-<a href="http://dir.gmane.org/index.php?prefix=gmane.comp.video.ffmpeg">Gmane</a>.
 </p>
 
-
-<h2>Mailing list archives</h2>
-
 <p>
-To read up on past discussions, read the mailing list archives. It is highly
-likely that you will find an answer to your questions there, so make sure to
-browse the archives before posting questions.
+The archives of the old FFmpeg mailing lists are still all at.
 </p>
 
 <p>