Question about Erlang/OTP Test Server and gen_server

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Fri Dec 2 10:13:06 CET 2005


Christian Sandén <> writes:

> My problem is that the test server doesn't seem to catch on that a
> gen_server has crashed. If I intentionally let the gen_server call an
> undefined function it crashes, as expected, but the test server reports
> the test as a success.
> 
> Is this normal behavior? I would have thought, since the test process
> and the gen_server are linked, that the test server would detect the
> crash and flag it as a failure.

Maybe your test case has finished before EXIT signal from the gen_server
kills it? Or does your test case process trap exits?

/Bjorn
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Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB



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