[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] Regression test speed

Måns Rullgård mans
Sun Nov 29 05:05:38 CET 2009

Michael Niedermayer <michaelni at gmx.at> writes:

> Hi
> On my duron make test eats over 17minutes. This is quite annoying as
> it limits which system i can reasonably work on.

Would a shell account on a fast machine be of help to you?  On my
machine make test takes about that many seconds.

> So id like to suggest that tests do not encode more tha 352x288x25
> pixels, that is codecs limited to high resolutions should use proportionally
> fewer frames.
> Also it seems the regression scripts have become quite convoluted and
> complex while still not even supporting running a subset of the tests.
> Or did i miss one?
> [iam not counting hacking the Makefile & reference files that of course
>  works]

Running tests individually is fairly high on my list of things to do.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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