Review request for 7162111 change tests run in headless mode [macosx]
Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Sat Jun 23 07:28:25 UTC 2012
On 23/06/2012 02:01, Jason Uh wrote:
> This fix was for regression tests failing on Mac OS X on remotely
> executed environments. The changed tests now run in headless mode and
> have been taken off the Problem List.
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~juh/7162111/webrev.00/
> The CR: http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=7162111
> Note that test/demo/jvmti/mtrace/TraceJFrame.java was not fixed here
> because headless mode is not supported for JFrame. A separate CR will
> be created for this.
It's good to see these tests changed to run headless and will make the
test execution much more reliable. Aside from the mtrace demo there are
a couple of other tests that periodically hang initializing AWT, at
least when running via ssh and then depending on whether someone is
logged in and other configuration settings. Some of the shell tests for
serialization come to mind (BTW: no problem doing that via a separate
bug, just mentioning that there are other tests that are problems too).
One question, and this may be a question for Artem or others, is that in
CommonSetup.sh you set AWT_TOOLKIT=XToolkit. Is that right?
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