Struggling with unit test

Regina Henschel rb.henschel at
Tue May 14 15:05:29 UTC 2019

Hi Stephan,

Stephan Bergmann schrieb am 14-May-19 um 09:30:
> On 14/05/2019 02:32, Regina Henschel wrote:
>> I need help again. I try to write a unit test 
>> It works with Windows10. But Jenkins fails on Mac with message
>> What is needed for these systems? Does it make a difference whether it 
>> is a debug build or not? My current Windows setting is a non-debug 
>> build, in the Linux VM it is a debug-build.
> In include/svx/svdoashp.hxx, the SdrObjCustomShape member functions 
> GetInteractionHandles and DragMoveCustomShapeHdl are marked as 
> SVX_DLLPRIVATE (i.e., SAL_DLLPRIVATE).  On Windows, that happens to have 
> no effect, but on other platforms it prevents those symbols from being 
> exported from the svxcore library, so you can't actually access those 
> functions from test code.

That explains it.

> The technically preferred solution would be if you can somehow avoid 
> calling those functions directly from the test code.

I have seen no way. Any idea? Something generic, that works on a lot of 

   Less appealing
> hacks to get it working are either to not mark those functions as 
> SVX_DLLPRIVATE in include/svx/svdoashp.hxx,

Have there been special reasons to exclude these functions? They are 
public functions.

  or to make
> svx/ use gb_CppunitTest_use_library_objects to 
> directly include (copies of) the svxcore objects, instead of using 
> gb_CppunitTest_use_libraries to link against the svxcore library.

Do you prefer one of the two "hacks" over the other?

Kind regards

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