RFR (S): 8024634 - gc/startup_warnings tests can fail due to unrelated warnings
bengt.rutisson at oracle.com
Mon Sep 23 22:44:28 PDT 2013
On 9/23/13 1:15 PM, Per Liden wrote:
> Could I please have a couple of reviews on this small test fix.
> Summary: Some tests check that no warnings are printed when a specific
> GC is used. These test are a bit too generic and can catch and fail on
> all sorts of non-GC related warnings. What we actually want to test is
> that we don't print any message about these GCs being deprecated (as
> is the case for some other GC combinations). This isn't exactly bullet
> proof either since some non-GC component could print something
> containing "deprecated", but if that starts to become a problem we'll
> have to reconsider the usefulness of these tests.
> Testing: Have run the jtreg tests for GC
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