Opened 8 years ago

Closed 17 months ago

#3352 closed defect (invalid)

SVN repository should be disabled

Reported by: llogan Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: undetermined
Version: unspecified Keywords:
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Reproduced by developer: no
Analyzed by developer: no


Users are still blindly following ancient "guides" and attempting to use the code from SVN. Unfortunately, the repository appears to still be available:

$ svn co svn:// ffmpeg
A    ffmpeg/COPYING.LGPLv3
 U   ffmpeg
Checked out revision 26402.

This should be disabled, and, if possible, a message could be provided to inform users to use Git or refer to the download page.

Change History (2)

comment:1 by Carl Eugen Hoyos, 8 years ago

At least parts of the subversion FFmpeg repository are needed for MPlayer regression tests.
Perhaps this issue can be fixed by committing a patch to configure that disables building FFmpeg.

comment:2 by llogan, 17 months ago

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

Closing old bug. I don't see users using this anymore so it is no longer an annoyance.

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