jtreg testing integrated

Matthias Klose doko at ubuntu.com
Wed May 21 23:44:58 PDT 2008

Andrew John Hughes schrieb:
> On 21/05/2008, Joseph D. Darcy <Joe.Darcy at sun.com> wrote:
>>> I think the most important thing is making sure the tests don't depend
>>> on any sun internal only servers. That seems to solve the largest part
>>> of the failures we are currently seeing.
>>  Those may take a little while to figure out a good fix in the sense of
>> still testing the networking code outside Sun's firewall as opposed to just
>> adding "if(!insideSun()) pass" logic.  I'll talk to the networking team
>> about this.
> Well I don't believe anyone was suggesting such a simplistic hack.  We
> need a well-known external host with good uptime that would handle
> such requests without breaking a sweat.

both approaches should be taken, the external server for general availability,
the extended logic to disable some tests for environments without network
access, e.g. build daemons.


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