[comctl32/tests] Fix some test failures

Nikolay Sivov bunglehead at gmail.com
Thu Oct 1 07:03:42 CDT 2009

Paul Vriens wrote:
> On 10/01/2009 01:32 PM, Nikolay Sivov wrote:
>> Paul Vriens wrote:
>>> On 10/01/2009 12:29 PM, Paul Vriens wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> Instead of checking fixed points in the title we now check for the 
>>>> order
>>>> of items only.
>>>> I didn't cater for locale differences on Windows (as I don't have a 
>>>> way
>>>> to test), so I'm going to rely on test.winehq.org after this patch has
>>>> been applied (if, of course).
>>>> The test could be easily extended if we know for a fact that items
>>>> should be at a fixed place (or by calculating text width, button width
>>>> an such).
>>>> Changelog
>>>> Fix some test failures
>>> FWIW, changing the regional settings on a Windows box does change the
>>> title of the calendar. Setting it to Portuguese shows that the name of
>>> the month is longer than expected and hence the hittests don't work as
>>> it was before.
>>> This patch also succeeds on the Portuguese settings (tested on W2K3).
>> So, back to previous question, after a brief search for this string
>> 'LOCALE_SYEARMONTH "yyyy' I found some locales that use that.
>> Now the question is does this control respect this locale parameter.
>> I'll to run native comctl32 for one of such locales today later, or will
>> force this string for default ENU. After that it'll be clear what to do
>> with our monthcal.
> If I set the regional settings to Lithuanian I can see the title as 
> "2007 m. balandis" which corresponds to LOCALE_SYEARMONTH in the nls 
> file.
> The first and last character show up 'underneath' the prev/next 
> buttons and the control is smaller than in US-English. This is because 
> the day acronyms are only 2 characters.
You're testing on Windows system?

In git abbreviated day names use locale data already, so it should be 
smaller in Wine too.
> So the patch is not correct as it doesn't cover all cases (yet).
It could be fixed with GetLocaleInfo() but it complicates test of course.

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