[FFmpeg-devel] Binary bulid facility

Mike Melanson mike
Mon Mar 23 14:38:43 CET 2009

aviad rozenhek wrote:
>> I don't think server resources are a problem for us. We just need a
>> decision and a system. I could distribute builds via multimedia.cx.
>> --
>>      -Mike Melanson
> How about this system:
>    1. all successful builds from FATE,  (regardless of test results) are
>    temporarily hosted on an ftp server for a specified time, perhaps 1-2 weeks
>    2. after a week, the most "successful" revision (with most passed tests,
>    or most downloads) is moved to permanent storage in the ftp server
> in this system we don't get bogged down in too many releases, because at
> most one release per week is stored permanently.
> the system could be complemented by automatically torrenting the temporary
> builds.

My main outline for the idea is here:


BitTorrent isn't a part of the process yet.

     -Mike Melanson

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