On Tue, 06 Apr 2010 07:32:36 +0200 Reinhard Tartler wrote: > On Tue, Apr 06, 2010 at 06:33:12 (CEST), Michael Gilbert wrote: > > > fyi, i've just tested upstream mplayer svn 20100405. it does not crash > > with lol-mplayer.mpg. on the other hand, the currently packaged > > version, svn 20090405, still crashes. does it make sense to upgrade to > > a newer upstream version? thanks. > > The newer mplayer won't work with our system ffmpeg, so we would need to > compile in ffmpeg statically? Would this be acceptable for the security > team? I suppose not.
not likely. is it because mplayer uses an old/incompatible ffmpeg? could you convince them to keep in sync? > Moreover, ftp-master blocks any work on mplayer. If you could talk to > someone to get mplayer out of (binary) NEW, that would allow me to work > again on the package. i had no idea. what do they disapprove about the package? i suppose i could send a message indicating that some action really needs to be taken since this issue does have security relevance. mike _______________________________________________ pkg-multimedia-maintainers mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.alioth.debian.org/mailman/listinfo/pkg-multimedia-maintainers