[mythtv] FFmpeg plans
pb.mythtv at gmail.com
Sun Apr 29 15:21:14 UTC 2018
On 04/28/2018 08:17 PM, Craig Treleaven wrote:
>> On Apr 28, 2018, at 4:08 PM, Peter Bennett <pb.mythtv at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 2. Create a subtree of FFmpeg master
>> From git root:
>> git subtree add -P mythtv/external/FFmpeg https://github.com/FFmpeg/FFmpeg.git master [--squash]
> For MacPorts, I rely on GitHub producing a tarball from a commit hash. MacPorts mirrors that tarball and it ensures that our build is reproducible. I could be wrong but I don’t think a subtree would be included in the tarball. If you are going to test this, please check this out. Other packagers may also be affected.
> OTOH, if the MythTV project wanted to do more frequent releases and produce tarballs, that would allelivate any concern.
>  https://trac.macports.org/wiki/ReproducibleBuilds
Thanks for the info. I believe it will include the subtree in the
tarball. I will make sure to test it to make sure it is included.
I see the way to get a tarball is using a URL like this
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