<AWT Dev> Reviewer needed - fix for regression test java/awt/Insets/WindowWithWarningTest/WindowWithWarningTest
anthony.petrov at oracle.com
Wed Dec 1 07:27:34 PST 2010
On 12/1/2010 4:09 PM, Pavel Tisnovsky wrote:
> can anyone please review fix for regression test
> Webrev containing the fix is available at
> Brief description of the fix:
> This test must be run in an environment similar to sandbox used for
> running regular applets, which among other things means that each window
> created by the test itself has to be labelled by warning message "Java
> Applet Window".
> But for this test to proceed it is also required
> that AWT Robot is enabled (and it is disabled by default for applets,
> which is reasonable, of course).
> To guarantee both conditions to run this test, I created new security
> policy file containing option to enable AWT robot and then configured
> the test itself to use this policy file, because JTreg harness usually
> starts such tests (applets) without security manager installed.
Right. That's why the test installs a custom security manager in its code.
Could you please explain benefits of a separate .policy file over the
current approach of setting the security manager directly in the test code?
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