RFR: 8024140: [TESTBUG] Profile based regression test groups for jdk repo

roger riggs roger.riggs at oracle.com
Tue Sep 3 13:12:14 UTC 2013


There are going to be some gaps in compact1 testing if TestNG tests
are omitted.  For example, all of java.time uses TestNg exclusively.

The java.time tests do not use the XML input file configuration options
so perhaps the dependency on XML can be broken.


On 9/3/2013 4:26 AM, David Holmes wrote:
>> As regards the definitions then one observation is the TestNG tests that
>> you've listed in needs_compact2 are actually compact1 tests. I wonder if
>> this is a TestNG dependency on XML rather than dependencies in the test
>> themselves.
> Yes. As noted in the file the dependencies are not only what is being 
> tested but what test infrastructure is being used. The testng tests 
> uses xml which restricts them to compact2. Some tests use jps/jcmd or 
> tools.jar which restricts them to a full jdk.

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