Acting as advisor for wcmd-uplift project?

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Mon Dec 28 08:57:08 CST 2009

Dan Kegel <dank at> writes:

>> Also, your tests are very risky in terms of non-English locales. I think we
>> shouldn't test error messages strings.
> Can we force the locale to a particular value for the tests
> with a registry key or something?  It'd be pretty hard to write
> tests without checking *any* error messages.

You can't test error messages since in general they won't be identical
between Wine and Windows. The Wine messages should be written in our own
words, unless there is an app that explicitly depends on the exact
Windows message.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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