[Development] The dark side of QtMultimedia
thiago.macieira at intel.com
Thu Nov 13 09:05:32 CET 2014
On Thursday 13 November 2014 07:56:31 Knoll Lars wrote:
> On 13/11/14 08:40, "Thiago Macieira" <thiago.macieira at intel.com> wrote:
> >On Thursday 13 November 2014 07:21:38 Knoll Lars wrote:
> >> Yes, this could also simply be our qtmultimedia unit tests. Run the
> >> on your target platforms and if they pass it should be reasonably safe
> >> assume that things are working. Of course we’re not there currently, our
> >> coverage for QtMM is not good enough afaict.
> >QtMultimedia's own unit tests use QtMultimedia, so it doesn't isolate the
> >problem. We need tests that use *only* the lower-level multimedia API,
> Usually, I’d say that should be gstreamer’s job. They should provide unit
> tests that allow testing a gstreamer implementation on a linux
Agreed, and you'd expect that a decent Linux distribution runs them to be sure
that they've installed everything correctly.
But we're discussing a non-decent state already. If we could provide a handful
of manual test scripts that let people check their conditions, we can isolate
the problem and convince them it's not our fault.
Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center
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