[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 3/3] lavc: remove Libav ABI compat hacks
Ronald S. Bultje
rsbultje at gmail.com
Sat Sep 5 20:17:12 CEST 2015
On Sat, Sep 5, 2015 at 1:48 PM, Nicolas George <george at nsup.org> wrote:
> Le nonidi 19 fructidor, an CCXXIII, Ronald S. Bultje a écrit :
> > For something important like this, we'd better have continuous (not
> > one-off, or "it worked for me on this one file 6 months ago") tests that
> > ensure it works for real in practice. Did we ever have such tests?
> I do not think we ever had, and it would have been a good idea indeed. A
> probably valid testing procedure would be to run FATE from a libav tree
> compiled as shared library with LD_LIBRARY_PATH loading ffmpeg's library.
> But setting up automated tests is only second to making a DECISION about
Well, I see them very much related. If nobody even cares to set up tests
for this, it can hardly be important.
In light of that, I wouldn't mind removing this feature.
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