RFR (S): 8024634 - gc/startup_warnings tests can fail due to unrelated warnings
per.liden at oracle.com
Tue Sep 24 09:20:47 UTC 2013
Thanks Bengt, Jesper and Tao for reviewing!
On 2013-09-24 07:44, Bengt Rutisson wrote:
> Hi Per,
> Looks good.
> 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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