Code Review Request: 8003518: (prefs) Tests in jdk/test/java/util/prefs should not be run concurrently

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Fri Nov 16 06:28:12 UTC 2012

On 16/11/2012 06:16, Kurchi Subhra Hazra wrote:
> Hi,
>    The tests in jdk/test/util/prefs are not good candidates to run 
> concurrently,
> since on platforms such as Windows and Mac OS X, they currently 
> read/write from
> the same location on the persistent storage. This fix simply informs 
> jtreg[1] to
> not run these tests concurrently when using the conc:value option.
> Bug:
> Webrev:
Looks fine, the only thing I suggest it adding it after java/rmi,  that 
would make it consistent with othervm.dirs where the order is java, 
javax, com, sun.


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