xorg-gtest tests don't handle the case of a crashing compiz correctly

Bug #1124843 reported by Sam Spilsbury on 2013-02-14
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Compiz
Medium
Sam Spilsbury

Bug Description

At the moment, our integration tests just unilaterally terminate the compiz process once it has finished examining X events. It doesn't allow it to gracefully shut down, and then check the exit status. That means that compiz can crash in the tests and the test will be marked as "passed" if all of the postconditions were fufilled, which seems counterintuitive.

Changed in compiz:
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → Sam Spilsbury (smspillaz)
milestone: none → 0.9.9.2
Changed in compiz:
milestone: 0.9.9.2 → 0.9.10.0
MC Return (mc-return) on 2013-07-24
Changed in compiz:
milestone: 0.9.10.0 → 0.9.11.0
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