Write an xpcshell test harness and tests for the CEH

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

Status

defect
P3
normal
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
7 years ago
2 years ago

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(Reporter: jimm, Unassigned)

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x86_64
Windows 8.1
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(Whiteboard: p=0)

Something that would emulate what explorer does. We might want some sort of a built-in test mode so that we wouldn't have to worry about launching the browser.

This is a longer term want vs. need bug.
Component: Shell → Tests
What does CHE stand for?  I'm not totally following what is needed here.  (I'm a win8 newbie).
(In reply to Clint Talbert ( :ctalbert ) from comment #1)
> What does CHE stand for?  I'm not totally following what is needed here. 
> (I'm a win8 newbie).

This is a back burner bug so don't waste any time on it unless you have time to kill. :)

The ceh (command execute handler) is what launches firefox into metro land - 

http://mxr.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/source/browser/metro/shell/commandexecutehandler/

It's a com component that Windows loads when someone tries to launch a browser. xpcshell tests could load it as well and mimic what Windows would do for test purposes. We would probably have to shunt the actual browser launching part though.
No longer blocks: metro-testing
No longer blocks: Backlog-RelEng
Blocks: metrobacklog
Whiteboard: p=0
Priority: -- → P3
OS: Windows 8 Metro → Windows 8.1
Mass close of bugs in obsolete product https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1350354
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 2 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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