RFR: change langtools tests to use ProblemList instead of @ignore
Joseph D. Darcy
joe.darcy at oracle.com
Thu Mar 17 00:43:51 UTC 2016
Looks fine Jon; thanks,
On 3/16/2016 5:19 PM, Jonathan Gibbons wrote:
> In the langtools test suite, the convention has been to use the jtreg
> @ignore mechanism to identify tests which should not be executed for
> some reason. But other repos in OpenJDK use the more recent and
> more flexible "exclude list" mechanism, as exemplified by files such
> as <repo>/test/ProblemList.txt.
> This is to set up the langtools/test/ProblemList.txt file with tests
> that currently contain @ignore in their test description. The @ignore
> tags are not being removed at this point, to allow for a changeover
> period until everyone is excluding tests using the ProblemList file,
> with an option such as the following:
> It is regrettable that the number of ignored tests has been growing.
> As a separate exercise, we need to work on fixing the tests on this list.
> JBS: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8152048
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jjg/8152048/webrev.00/
> -- Jon
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