[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] ffserver regression test status

Aurelien Jacobs aurel
Wed Feb 22 00:13:41 CET 2006


I want to summarize the current status of the ffserver regression tests.
There's currently several problems.
(some informations are the results of some test made by Luca Abeni
about one month ago).

 1) It's currently all broken since 2005-11-13 03:32:12 UTC
    Since then, there was lots of changes which would have needed
    to update ffserver.regression.ref, so IMHO the only solution
    to this would be to update the md5sums with the current values.
    Anyone against it ? Can I do it ?

 2) It don't give the same results on different arch (especially
    x86 vs. x86_64)
    This needs to be investigated, but is worthless as long as 1)
    is not solved.

 3) Result order depends on locale.
    This is due to the use of sort. A solution could be to set
    LC_ALL=C, but anyway, sort is not useful here, so it's even
    better to remove it.
    Moreover, it's quite overkill to use perl here. So the attached
    patch remove sort and replace perl with sed.
    (Note that the md5sums in this patch are only reordered, not

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