RFR 8028141 intermittent test failure of LocalManagementTest

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Tue Nov 19 04:00:12 PST 2013

On 18/11/2013 21:59, roger riggs wrote:
> Please review this fix to improve the reliability of the 
> jmxRemote/LocalManagementTest and CustomLauncherTest. The solution may 
> apply to other tests that fail with ClassNotFound.
> The tests did not include the jdk.testlibrary in the classpath when it 
> spawns a new process. The failure mode is dependent on the order that 
> tests had been run.
> Also note that if a test depends on classes in the jdk.testlibrary it 
> should include @build <classname> to ensure they are built in the 
> @library directory
> Webrev:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~rriggs/webrev-localmanagement-8028141/
> Thanks, Roger
This looks good to me. On the test.classes vs. test.class.path point 
then I think the test would be clearer if TEST_CLASSES were renamed to 
say TEST_CLASSPATH as it is used as a class path.


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