[FFmpeg-devel] Micro version update

Paul B Mahol onemda at gmail.com
Thu Oct 10 22:23:13 CEST 2013

On 10/10/13, Maxim Polijakowski <max_pole at gmx.de> wrote:
> Hello guys,
> our developer documentation still says that submitters of new codecs
> need to reset the micro version number:
> Citation:
> 3. Did you bump the minor version number (and reset the micro version
> number) in `libavcodec/version.h' or `libavformat/version.h'?
> http://www.ffmpeg.org/developer.html#New-codecs-or-formats-checklist
> IIRC, newer FFmpeg should have the micro version >= 100 in order to
> permit distinguish between FFmpeg and Libav.
> Therefore I wonder if the home page should be updated on this topic.

Yes, origin of that text is from Libav.
Text clarification is welcome.
Developers here do not strictly follows such rules.

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