CFV: New JDK 9 Committer: Felix Yang

Roger Riggs Roger.Riggs at
Mon Jun 6 13:55:07 UTC 2016

I hereby nominate Felix Yang (xiaofeya) to JDK 9 Committer.

Felix Yang is a leading engineer in Corelibs SQE team, he has been 
testing Java for more than 5 years.
He spent the first 3 years developing tests for Java install (JDS), then 
moved to Corelibs SQE team in 2014
to develop tests for Oracle Java features.
In the past year, he has been fixing test bugs and developing new tests 
for Jigsaw and other JDK 9 features.

He has 18 contributions to OpenJDK[3], most significantly [4]

Votes are due by June 20th, 2016.||
Only current JDK 9 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].||

Roger Riggs

8078812: Test RMI with client and servers as modules
8157931: jdk/internal/jrtfs/ fails with exploded builds
8154543: fails intermittently after 
8141609: Need test for jrtfs that runs on JDK 8 to target a JDK 9 image
8151352: jdk/test/sample fails with "effective library path is outside 
the test suite"
may fail with address already in use
8140472: java/net/ipv6tests/ failed intermittently with Address already in use: NET_Bind
8130394: DatagramChannel tests need to be hardended to ignore stray 
8061442: Update jdk/tools tests to remove check for the "jre" directory
8048052: Permission tests for setFactory
8043836: Need new tests for AES cipher

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