[PlanetCCRMA] ffado-test, nvidia, SElinux weirdness

Orcan Ogetbil oget.fedora at gmail.com
Wed Mar 21 18:23:17 PDT 2012

On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 6:58 PM, S C Rigler  wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 8:29 PM, Orcan Ogetbil
> wrote:
>> On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 2:17 PM, Fernando Lopez-Lezcano wrote:
>> > On 06/23/2011 01:08 AM, Er wrote:
>> >> I just got few questions :
>> >> - Why ffado-test's absent from the ffado package? As far as I know it's
>> >> needed to set the clock source of the device. It might be a good thing
>> >> to add it... or maybe there a good reason for it :)
>> >
>> > Ffado is part of Fedora now, maybe the maintainer is on this list?
>> > Otherwise I would suggest filing a bug report with a request for its
>> > inclusion in RedHat's bugzilla.
>> When the package was under review, we had a discussion about including
>> the tests. I do not remember the exact details, but we ended up
>> excluding them for a few reasons: Some tests were outdated and failed
>> to compile (this might have changed since); some of the tests were
>> just unit tests for helping the actual ffado developers, and we
>> concluded that they won't do much help to end users.
>> Of course, if users find tests useful, we can add them to the RPM
>> package, or just make a new ffado-tests subpackage. As Fernando
>> suggested, please file a bug in bugzilla.redhat.com against component
>> libffado.
>> Thanks,
>> Orcan
> I was attempting to add submit a bugzilla for this but was unable to find
> "ffado" or "libffado" in the list of components.
> Also, what's missing is the "ffado-test" program.  I'm not sure about the
> "tests failing to compile" and such that is being discussed above. The
> program is probably poorly named since the functionality we use it for
> wouldn't be considered "testing" (eg, "ffado-test ListDevices" or
> "ffado-test BusReset").
> Any idea how we can get it back?

The component is called "libffado". Please file a bug at
bugzilla.redhat.com under "Fedora".


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