Kitchen-sink language problems on mac
Jonathan.Gibbons at Sun.COM
Sun Jun 17 17:01:19 PDT 2007
On Jun 17, 2007, at 1:30 PM, Christian Plesner Hansen wrote:
> That fix works for me as well. In the meantime I've noticed some
> other problems.
> - Ksl doesn't pass all the jtreg tests on mac. It fails a handful and
> has errors on another handful.
I'll investigate this. Since JDK does not run as such on a Mac, this has
not been a priority, but it is clear that it would be good if KSL could
be built and tested on a Mac.
> - You can't stop a jtreg build job in netbeans. You can press the
> stop button and netbeans will report that is has been stopped, but it
> actually runs to completion in the background.
Hmm, I thought we fixed this. Obviously not.
> - If I specify a subset of the tests, for instance by changing the
> inlude clause in the ant script to
> <include name="tools/javac/foobar/"/>
> and foobar doesn't contain any tests, it will run all the tests in
> tools/javac. This may be intentional but I haven't been able to find
> it documented anywhere.
That sounds like a bug. Thank you for letting us know.
> -- Christian
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