How to test OpenJDK?

Kelly O'Hair Kelly.Ohair at Sun.COM
Sun May 31 21:25:29 UTC 2009

Cudos to Jon for having a testbase that is 100% pass, that IS the way to go. ;^)

So I think that means you can

    cd langtools/test

and either run jtreg, or use the Makefile

    make PRODUCT_HOME=your_j2sdk-image-dir JT_HOME=jtreg_home TESTDIRS=.

How you run the jtreg tests is up to you.



Jonathan Gibbons wrote:
> There are ~1500 tests in langtools/test, and all should pass.
> -- Jon
> On May 31, 2009, at 11:39 AM, Kelly O'Hair wrote:
>> See
>> I tend to use the jdk/test/Makefile myself:
>>   cd jdk/test && make PRODUCT_HOME=your_j2sdk-image-dir 
>> JT_HOME=jtreg_home TESTDIRS=java/lang
>> There are quite a few tests in the jdk/test directory and the above
>> only runs the java/lang tests, which should all pass.
>> As to which tests reliably pass and which fail, I can't tell you.
>> Maybe someone else can refer to something that documents what tests
>> are expected to pass in their area.
>> -kto
>> lianshun Liu wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> When I've finished building OpenJDK, how can I make sure that it will 
>>> work well? Is there any test suites that can be used to test the JVM?
>>> Thanks :)
>>> Lianshun Liu

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