hg: jdk7/tl/langtools: 6917130: should test that annotations that have been optimized away are not emitted to classfile

Neal Gafter neal at gafter.com
Wed Jan 27 08:22:05 PST 2010

On Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 7:32 AM, Mahmood Ali <mahmood at notnoop.com> wrote:

> Do you agree with my analysis?  Would updating the test to check for
> deadcode elimination mitigate your concerns?

No.  This test is quite useful as it stands, though I agree that other
tests, not yet written, would be useful too.  My point was that it would be
useful to have a way to distinguish correctness tests from quality tests.
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