Review request : JDK-8057707: TEST library enhancement: copy sun.hotspot.whitebox classes from hotspot repo and enhance lib/testlibrary/jsr292/com/oracle/testlibrary/jsr292/Helper.java
Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Fri Sep 12 07:55:51 UTC 2014
On 11/09/2014 17:33, Vladimir Ivanov wrote:
> Looks ok.
> I don't like the idea of having 2 copies of WB API for hotspot and jdk.
> But that's tolerable unless we have shared location for test libraries
> in top repository. Having reliable tests is more important IMO.
Has there been any thought put in to use the jtreg's multi-root
capability? For some time it has been possible to run subsets of jdk and
hotspot tests with a single jtreg command. I don't know if it helps here
but it would be good to avoid having to duplicate the code.
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