If it would be helpful for the project VDR we can contribute by setting
up server at our DC. We are supporting LinuxMCE distro and also want to
help to VDR as a part of LinuxMCE project.
On Fri, 2008-09-05 at 08:02 -0700, VDR User wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 5, 2008 at 7:38 AM, Magnus Hörlin <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Of course you can fork it, and I'm sure someone eventually will, but I think
> > you should regard it as a totally different project and give it some other
> > name. This would lead to plugin developers having to decide which project(s)
> > to support and it will probably just be a mess.
> > I think VDR is Klaus's "child" and should remain so.
> Woah, wait a minute here! Nobody is suggesting to take VDR away from
> Klaus! There are clearly some good coders who want to continue
> helping progress VDR along as they already have been. The last
> released VDR update (1.7.0) was made 144 days ago. Everything people
> needed from VDR before still holds except not much development has
> been done and VDR hasn't moved forward. As much as I hate to say it,
> this is one of the main reasons so many users have abandoned VDR in
> favor of MythTV and other software.
> Again, nobody is suggesting to take VDR from Klaus.. Just simply allow
> progress to be made without these huge gaps where nothing happens
> where the users continue to be left in the cold while VDR continues to
> be left behind. Surely there are coders "worthy" of Klaus's 'coding
> approval' and if he doesn't want to work on VDR directly, it would
> still allow those that do to move forward and he can review the code
> rather then write it. Or have a dev tree and main tree. People can
> work on dev tree and what Klaus "approves" of could be adopted into
> main tree.
> Let's be clear... I've been a huge advocate for VDR. I do not want to
> see the project die, nor do I enjoy watching so many users abandon it.
> However, when much needed changes aren't made, what do you expect
> people to do? I can promise I didn't bring this topic up again to
> cause a problem. Only to point out that VDR is in need of help and
> there must be some way to move forward. Especially for the guys who
> are ready & willing!
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