[10] (S) RFR 8191788: add jdk.internal.vm.compiler to --limit-modules if -Djvmci.Compiler=graal is in the command line

mandy chung mandy.chung at oracle.com
Wed Dec 13 16:47:43 UTC 2017

On 12/13/17 12:16 AM, Vladimir Kozlov wrote:
> After several rounds of testing (which found different types of 
> failures with Graal as JIT compiler) I decided to limit these changes 
> for cases when --limit-modules is used:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~kvn/8191788/webrev.01/

Looks okay.

Since the number of tests with --limit-modules is small, filtering them 
out when running with Graal as JIT compiler is a reasonable approach for 
JDK 10.   At some point, we may revisit this and possibly a test library 
to deal with similar use case - tests with limited modules when running 
with additional VM flags requiring observable modules.  I will create an 
issue for it.


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