[FFmpeg-user] About FATE and one more thing

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Tue Apr 19 14:13:15 CEST 2016

桃源老師 <xanadu6291 <at> dream.jp> writes:

> 1. How can I know FATE was done successfully? 

You can check the return value.

> Does make error occurs when test failed?


> 2. If FATE was finished without (make) error, does it mean 
> ffmpeg was build correctly 

No, it means that no test failed.

> including external library?

No external libraries are tested by fate (except libzip), 
one of the reasons is that different library versions 
would produce different output.

> One more thing is CFLAGS and LDFLAGS.
> If I configure ffmpeg with 
> $ ./configure --prefix=${TARGET} --pkg-config-flags=--static 
> --disable-ffserver \
> --enable-gpl --enable-version3 --enable-libsnappy
> I need the following CFLAGS and LDFLAGS.
> export LDFLAGS="-L${TARGET}/lib -lc++"
> export CFLAGS=-I${TARGET}/include

> But If I configure ffmpeg with various external library 
> enabling, those flags seems to not required.

This is an effect of using pkg-config.

Carl Eugen

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