[9] RFR (S): 8058846: c.o.j.t.Platform::isX86 and isX64 may simultaneously return true

Igor Veresov igor.veresov at oracle.com
Wed Nov 26 16:41:48 UTC 2014

Looks good.


> On Nov 26, 2014, at 3:51 AM, Filipp Zhinkin <filipp.zhinkin at oracle.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> please review a fix for 8058846.
> The issue is that com.oracle.java.testlibrary.Platform::{isX86, isX64}
> simultaneously return true on some platforms and as a result tests
> whose behaviour is differs depending on Platform::{isX86, isX64} values
> may fail.
> Both methods verify that os.arch value starts from particular string.
> In case of isX86 such string are "i386" and "x86",
> in case of isX64 - "amd64" and "x86_64".
> So if os.arch is X86_64. then both these methods will return true.
> Platform::isArch was updated to use regexps instead of finding a substring
> in os.arch's value and all ::is<arch name> methods were update to
> reflect that change.
> Also a new test was added to verify that all Platform's methods that should
> be mutually exclusive are actually such.
> Bug id: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8058846
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~fzhinkin/8058846/webrev.00/
> Testing: manual & automated
> Regards,
> Filipp

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