RFR - 8159410: InetAddress.isReachable returns true for non existing IP addresses
mark.sheppard at oracle.com
Wed Sep 21 16:35:17 UTC 2016
this looks good ...
do you think there is any need to replicate these changes in
Inet6AddressImpl.c ? (or leave it alone and don't trouble trouble
until trouble troubles you :-)
On 21/09/2016 16:16, Rob McKenna wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I'd like to fix a bug caused by an incorrect assumption. The IcmpSendEcho* calls can actually return a similar set of errors regardless of whether the call itself failed or succeeded. This change checks that both the call and the ping were successful. In addition to that it takes a number of common failure causes into account before deciding to throw an exception.
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