[FFmpeg-devel] setting up fate

Mike Scheutzow mjs973 at optonline.net
Sat Apr 30 14:47:06 CEST 2011

Reimar Döffinger wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 30, 2011 at 08:18:45AM -0400, Mike Scheutzow wrote:
>> Could someone give me a link which describes how to set up fate?
> I think there should be one somewhere, but as a short summary,
> create a file with something like this:
> slot=powerpc64-linux-gcc-4.1.2
> repo=git://git.videolan.org/ffmpeg
> samples=<path to fate suite samples>
> fate_recv="ssh fate@<fate server>"
> cc=gcc-4.1.2
> Then in regular intervals run
> tests/fate.sh <filename with above>
> Not sure where it ends up placing stuff, so probably best
> make a copy of fate.sh and place everything in a separate
> directory so it doesn't mess up your file system.

Thank you. That's really helpful.

Mike Scheutzow

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