Request for review (S) 7009828: Fix for 6938627 breaks visualvm monitoring when is defined

Coleen Phillimore coleen.phillimore at
Wed Jan 12 11:33:10 PST 2011

Thanks Alan for the review, jdk change and discussion about this bug!

On 1/12/2011 2:24 PM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> Coleen Phillimore wrote:
>> Summary: Change get_temp_directory() back to /tmp and %TEMP% like it 
>> always was and where the tools expect it to be.
>> There is more information in the bug, but essentially changing 
>> get_temp_directory() to use breaks a lot of things.
>> open webrev at
>> bug link at
>> Thanks,
>> Coleen
> This looks okay to me but does mean we'll need to partially back-out 
> 6950927 [1] from jdk7. I can do that for you. It will mean that the 
> test sun/management/jmxremote/bootstrap/ will 
> fail until we meet up in a promoted build but I think we can live with 
> that (or just add the @ignore until both changes come together).
> -Alan
> [1]

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