Acting as advisor for wcmd-uplift project?

Paul Vriens at
Mon Dec 28 09:18:52 CST 2009

On 12/28/2009 04:07 PM, Dan Kegel wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 28, 2009 at 6:57 AM, Alexandre Julliard<julliard at>  wrote:
>> 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.
> I can have the tests redirect their stderr to nul,
> and I'll figure out some way to filter out the
> embedded english in the output of some commands.
> But this purity is going to cost us.  It's extra work.
> - Dan

I also guess that the error messages will be different on the different 
OS versions out there.



More information about the wine-devel mailing list