JDK 9 RFR of JDK-8027595: Enable BigInteger overflow tests in JTREG

Brian Burkhalter brian.burkhalter at oracle.com
Thu Jan 2 20:47:34 UTC 2014

Would adding

@run main/othervm -Xmx1200M BitLengthOverflow

and similarly to the other three tests be acceptable?


On Jan 2, 2014, at 12:34 PM, Alan Bateman wrote:

> For example, in jdk/test/Makefile then you'll see that the tests are run with -vmoption:-Xmx512m.
> One idea would be add an @run so that they run in othervm mode. That way there wouldn't be any question about whether the OOME would cause side effects that would impact tests that run subsequently in the same (agent) VM. 

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