[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] tests: switch to a test image that is under public domain
andreas.cadhalpun at googlemail.com
Tue Aug 26 16:47:00 CEST 2014
On 26.08.2014 16:15, Derek Buitenhuis wrote:
> On 8/26/2014 12:42 AM, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
>> tests/lena.pnm | 109 ----------------------------
> I'm sorry but this is beyond stupid.
I don't think so.
> We can't use the defacto DSP testing image because it is not *FREE* enough
> for Debian? It is utterly asinine to remove it because Debian doesn't want
> to distribute Lena with source deb. They can remove it themselves.
You could still use it, just like all the other samples which need to be
downloaded with 'make fate-rsync'.
Why do you think it necessary to ship this sample in the FFmpeg source
tarball, while all others aren't there, already.
> As for the Debian build daemon, it has no internet access anyway, and a
> asynth and vsynth only run is of dubious value.
It is quite useful, e.g. it detected that gcc-4.9 broke FFmpeg's flac
> Muh freedums, I tell ya whut.
> P.S. Maybe someone should inform the Debian guys of all the hundred(s) of
> patents that FFmpeg implements as well. ;)
Patents are a different issue and no DFSG criterion.
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