Assistance requested with JEP-181 Nest-based access control (nestmates)

David Holmes david.holmes at
Wed May 16 11:50:36 UTC 2018

On 16/05/2018 9:23 PM, Andrew Dinn wrote:
> On 15/05/18 22:51, David Holmes wrote:
>> I should have mentioned that the key tests to run are:
>> hotspot/jtreg/runtime/Nestmates
>> jdk/java/lang/invoke/
>> but tier1 one should encompass those.
> Well, I am sure you will be pleased to know that those tests all passed.

Very pleased! A little surprised that purely by inspection I was able to 
get the Aarch64 assembly correct. :)

> Unfortunately, a few of the other tier1 tests failed (or, in some cases,
> failed to run because of setup/compile errors). I am not convinced the
> are anything to do with your change set. I am rerunning tier1 minus your
> changes to see if the same failures occur before the patch.
> I will let you know if anything points a finger at the change set once I
> am able to compare before with after.

Thanks. I can't yet imagine anything that would cause other tier1 
failures in a platform selective manner.


> regards,
> Andrew Dinn
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