[PATCH] Review Request: 7076644 TEST_BUG: test/java/io/File/Basic.java fails with cygwin

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Tue Aug 7 09:10:29 UTC 2012

On 07/08/2012 08:00, Eric Wang wrote:
> Hi Alan,
> Can you please help to review the fix below for bug 
> http://monaco.us.oracle.com/detail.jsf?cr=7076644?
> http://dl.dropbox.com/u/90659131/fixes/7076644/webrev/index.html
> As discussed, it is caused a known issue of cygwin that chmod doesn't 
> work, see http://cygwin.com/faq/faq-nochunks.html#faq.using.chmod.
> The fix is to replace "chmod ugo-w" to dos command "attrib +R" when 
> test is executed in CYGWIN or MKS.
Thanks Eric, it good to another test off the exclude list. Minor comment 
is that the other shell tests check for Windows* rather than Windows_*, 
I can change it for you when pushing the fix.


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