[FFmpeg-devel] Patchwork instance running for FFmpeg-devel

Måns Rullgård mans
Sun Jan 23 13:18:35 CET 2011

Vitor Sessak <vitor1001 at gmail.com> writes:

> On 01/22/2011 06:01 PM, Janne Grunau wrote:
>> Hi,
>> http://patchwork.libav.org runs a patchwork instance
>> (http://ozlabs.org/~jk/projects/patchwork/) looking on FFmpeg-devel for
>> patches and comments. It's hooked into the git.ffmpeg.org/ffmpeg.git
>> repository and changes patch status on commits. This is currently not
>> working perfectly due to mismatches in commit messages.
>> I tried to send old mails to patchwork but due to the commit message
>> matching they weren't changed to 'Committed' from the rewritten svn
>> commit messages.
>> Everyone should be able to register an account for his email address and
>> will be able to change his own patches. Bug me to change the account to
>> FFmpeg maintainer which will be allowed to change all patches.
>> There is a patchwork command line client at
>> http://patchwork.libav.org/help/pwclient/ and config file at
>> http://patchwork.libav.org/project/FFmpeg-devel/pwclientrc/
>> The command line client makes applying ok-ed patches simple as:
>> pwclient view $PATCH_NUM | git am [-c] -s -
>> Please take care and look at the patch before applying. Some patches
>> are recorded with the full email. If that's the case the -c option to
>> 'git am' is handy.
>> I'm looking if it's possible to make status changes with emails which
>> would simplify the workflow. Patchwork seems to have trouble to
>> automatically superseede patches with refreshed versions.
> Would it be easy to import the old patches at
> http://wiki.multimedia.cx/index.php?title=Interesting_Patches ?

As easy as rebasing them to master and sending to this list.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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