RFR(S): 8067163: Several JT_HS tests fails due to ClassNotFoundException on compacts
david.holmes at oracle.com
Thu Jun 18 10:55:24 UTC 2015
On 17/06/2015 10:51 PM, Sergei Kovalev wrote:
> Hi David,
> On 17.06.15 15:44, David Holmes wrote:
>> On 17/06/2015 8:44 PM, Sergei Kovalev wrote:
>>> Hello Team,
>>> Please review the fix for
>>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~skovalev/8067163/webrev.00/
>>> Summary: several regression tests requires WitheBox object. The object
>>> is available starting from compact3 profile. To fix the issue all tests
>>> added to needs_compact3 group.
>> Seems okay, but why has this only been discovered now?
> It was discovered on 8u40 when we switched to group mechanism.
>> And are the tests runs that hit this using the groups mechanism?
> The link to test run with group usage is in jira comments. Also we
> observed the issue with 8u60. I can provide a link in separate e-mail if
> you'd like it.
No - all good.
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