[Buildroot] [PATCH v3 1/1] tovid: new package

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Thu Mar 19 08:17:19 UTC 2015

Dear Steve Kenton,

On Wed, 18 Mar 2015 12:21:33 -0500, Steve Kenton wrote:

> > Well, I think it's fine for now, the source URL can always be changed
> > later when the project moves elsewhere. There have been some changes
> > recently (today, yesterday, etc.) so the project seems to be maintained.
> Here's what the maintainer had to say in a post yesterday:
> "As well google code is shutting down, so I am in process of moving to a
> new repo. More news to follow re this."

Ok, good. So we can use Google Code for now, and we'll switch to the
new location once it becomes available.

> > BTW, I don't remember if I asked: why would you want to run something
> > such as tovid on an embedded system? What's the final use case?
> Rack mount video system, records and burns dvds on the fly.

Cool! Is this some public product? Or will it be public at some point?

Best regards,

Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering

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