wine crashtests

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Mon Aug 1 05:45:12 CDT 2011

Vitaly Perov <vitperov at> writes:

> On Mon, 01 Aug 2011 14:11:31 +0400, Nikolay Sivov wrote:
>> On 8/1/2011 14:04, Vitaly Perov wrote:
>>> Is it possible to add a test to show that Wine crashes?
>> You mean inside exception handler? Test that crashes comes with or
>> after a fix that fix a crash.
> Yes, I have sent a patch that fix a crash. The status of my patch is
> "need tests".
> I want to add a test to show that Wine really crashes, and the patch
> really fix the crash.

You should not be trying to write a test that proves that Wine crashes,
that's not interesting. What you should do is demonstrate Windows
behavior for various types of invalid input, and then make Wine conform
to that.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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