CFV: New JDK Committer: Chris Yin

Sibabrata Sahoo sibabrata.sahoo at
Thu Dec 6 05:57:28 UTC 2018

Vote: yes

-----Original Message-----
From: Roger Riggs 
Sent: Thursday, December 06, 2018 2:05 AM
To: jdk-dev <jdk-dev at>
Subject: CFV: New JDK Committer: Chris Yin

I hereby nominate Chris Yin (xyin) to JDK Committer.

Chris Yin (xyin) has worked in the Oracle Corelibs SQE team since last year.
Over the past year, he has contributed 22 changes [3] primarily on test development for JNDI adding new tests or rewriting/refactoring old tests. And he has contributed bug fixes and new tests for other components such as in package, net, jshell, etc.
Some significant change sets can be found at [4]

Votes are due by 12.00 pm CET, December 20th, 2018.

Only current JDK Committers [1] are eligible to vote on this nomination.  Votes must be cast in the open by replying  to this mailing list.

For Lazy Consensus voting instructions, see [2].

Thank you,


8210339: Add 10 JNDI tests to com/sun/jndi/dns/FedTests/
8208542: Add 4 JNDI tests to com/sun/jndi/dns/ListTests/
8200151: Add 8 JNDI tests to com/sun/jndi/dns/ConfigTests/
8210695: Create test to cover JDK-8205330 InitialDirContext ctor 
sometimes throws NPE if the server has sent a disconnection
8208483: Add 5 JNDI tests to com/sun/jndi/dns/FactoryTests/
8208279: Add 8 JNDI tests to com/sun/jndi/dns/EnvTests/
8198882: Add 10 JNDI tests to com/sun/jndi/dns/AttributeTests/
8201528: Add new test to check for package versioning information in OpenJDK
8202690: jdk/jshell/ failed in testOpenFileOverHttp() 
and testOpenLocalFileUrl()
8196770: Add JNDI test com/sun/jndi/ldap/blits/AddTests/
8195976: Add JNDI test com/sun/jndi/dns/AttributeTests/

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