[ping] Re: RFR 8027163: sun/management/jmxremote/bootstrap/CustomLauncherTest.java should be updated for jdk8 removal of solaris-32bit support

Jaroslav Bachorik jaroslav.bachorik at oracle.com
Mon Nov 18 02:09:24 PST 2013

Could I get this reviewed, please?


On 4.11.2013 14:07, Jaroslav Bachorik wrote:
> Please, review the following test change:
> Issue:  https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8027163
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jbachorik/8027163/webrev.00/
> Currently, the test is designed to work only on solaris-32bit. With the
> support removed it is necessary to adapt the test as well. This includes
> generating the solaris-sparcv9 and solaris-amd64 binaries for the
> launcher the test is using.
> The test itself needs changing the way it retrieves the ARCH name for
> sparcv9 architecture. Also, since it is forbidden to check in any files
> with executable permissions the test must account for this and adjust
> the file permissions temporarily while executing. It needs to revert to
> the original permissions when it's finished to prevent reporting the
> launcher files as modified in HG.
> While testing the changes the
> sun/management/jmxremote/bootstrap/LocalManagementTest.java kept failing
> intermittently (50%) when run in agentvm mode together with
> CustomLauncherTest.java on sparcv9 machines. Forcing both of these tests
> to run in othervm mode seems to fix the problem.
> There is a small debugging improvement in
> ProcessTools.java#startProcess() method - when the phaser timesout or is
> interrupted all the stack traces are dumped to stderr to help diagnosing
> any locking situations.
> Thanks,
> -JB-

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