RFR: 8079191 remove remaining references to "cp -p" from langtools/test

Vicente-Arturo Romero-Zaldivar vicente.romero at oracle.com
Fri May 1 00:26:38 UTC 2015



On 04/30/2015 05:21 PM, Jonathan Gibbons wrote:
> Two remaining uses of "cp -p" in the few remaining langtools shell tests.
> In both cases, the files being copied are not being used in situations 
> where it is important to preserve file attributes, and so it is safe 
> to remove -p without affecting the test. In particular, typically the 
> most important reason to use "cp -p" in a javac shell test is to 
> preserve file modification times, when testing the choice between 
> source and class files, and that is not the case here.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8079191
> Review: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jjg/8079191/webrev.00/index.html
> -- Jon

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