[FFmpeg-devel] Fate samples

Paul B Mahol onemda at gmail.com
Sun Nov 11 16:47:42 EET 2018

On 11/11/18, James Almer <jamrial at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 11/11/2018 11:01 AM, Paul B Mahol wrote:
>> On 11/11/18, Michael Niedermayer <michael at niedermayer.cc> wrote:
>>> Hi all
>>> I think we need another volunteer to help with uploading fate samples
>>> why i think so, well, if i dont do it it seems to not happen currently
>>> until i do it ...
>>> This is worsened as james has technical problems with uploads ATM
>>> Do we have anyone who wants to help upload fate samples for contributors?
>>> What would that person need to do ?
>>> * Have some time (maybe an hour or 2 a week at average, but this should
>>> be
>>>   ideally flexible and available when someone needs a sample uploaded.
>>> * follow the mailing list to spot patches which require sample uploads
>>> * Ability to judge if the filesize is reasonable (the file needs to be
>>>   on every machine testing fate, both users, fate clients, some on VMs,
>>>   some on low endish ARM boards.
>>> * Locally apply patches to test if the fate tests using a sample,
>>> function
>>>   correctly before uploading. (preferrably on multiple platforms)
>>> * not mess up fate samples in a way that breaks releases or older
>>> checkouts
>> I think I have account, but I dunno how to use it.
> https://ffmpeg.org/fate.html Section 4. Make sure to always do a dry run
> first for both uploading and updating your local folder to make sure
> only the changes you want will be take effect.

Thanks, but what is my user name and pass?

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