RFR: 8062744 jdk.net.Sockets.setOption/getOption does not support IP_TOS

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Tue Nov 4 12:49:02 UTC 2014

On 4 Nov 2014, at 12:05, Michael McMahon <michael.x.mcmahon at oracle.com> wrote:

> On 04/11/14 11:18, Chris Hegarty wrote:
>> On 4 Nov 2014, at 11:15, Michael McMahon <michael.x.mcmahon at oracle.com> wrote:
>>> On 04/11/14 11:10, Alan Bateman wrote:
>>>> On 04/11/2014 11:00, Michael McMahon wrote:
>>>>> Thanks Alan. How about I just split the test and check the option setting behavior in OptionsTest.java
>>>>> which doesn't have any reference to the jdk.net.Sockets APIs and then check the Sockets.supportedOptions()
>>>>> method in the new test?
>>>> That sounds okay too, I assume it's possible to come up with a good name for the new test too.
>>>> -Alan
>>> SupportedOptions.java maybe.
>> That would be fine, or
>>   SupportedOptionsTest.java, or
>>   StandardSocketOptionsTest.java
>> -Chris.
> Ok. I've just realised that OptionsTest.java is testing all of the legacy option set/get calls
> together with the new setOption(), getOption() calls. Problem with this:
> 1) There is no legacy API for setting IP_TOS on ServerSocket
> 2) The test is not in 8u-dev (because the setOption/getOption API is 9 only)
> So, I'd like to stick with the original test (renamed).

OK, I see the issue now.

Just another comment when I looked into this further; Should java/net/SocketImpl.java also add IP_TOS to it’s list of server socket options?


> Michael
>>> Michael

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