RFR: 8035618 : Four api/org_omg/CORBA TCK tests fail under plugin only

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Wed Feb 26 18:54:39 UTC 2014

On 26/02/2014 16:50, Seán Coffey wrote:
> Looking to push a fix to JDK 8. A CORBA issue was discovered during 
> TCK-Plugin testing. The NPE seen should be handled and the 
> defaultPresentationManager should be returned where necessary.
> Bug ID : https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8035618
> webrev : http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~coffeys/webrev.8035618/webrev/
The AppContext usage looks okay but I worry that changing this method to 
synchronized will lead to contention. At least for the non security 
manager then can this be changed so that the defaultPresentationManager 
is initialized via a holder class and changed to volatile and 
initialized via the usual double checked locking idiom. There are other 
options but I think this one is the important case and should not be 


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