RFR : 8017566 : Backout 8000450 - Cannot access to com.sun.corba.se.impl.orb.ORBImpl

Mandy Chung mandy.chung at oracle.com
Fri Jul 12 21:37:04 UTC 2013

On 7/12/2013 9:14 PM, Seán Coffey wrote:
> The recent 8000450 has caused issue for JCK testing and some RMI/JMX 
> testing also.The CORBA package interaction between org.omg, 
> com.sun.corba.se.spi, javax.rmi and other packages into 
> com.sun.corba.se.impl classes needs better analysis and won't be 
> complete for 7u40.
> It's rare to have security manager installed with CORBA app but we 
> need to cater for it. The JCK testsuite tests this scenario but it 
> doesn't have sufficient privileges in the stack when launching the 
> CORBA server during test setup phase. None the less, it's something 
> the JDK code should handle. The structure of the CORBA packages and 
> users of it needs to be better scoped out. For now, I propose 
> reversing the change for both jdk8 and jdk7u40.
> webrev : http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~coffeys/webrev.8000450.7u40/webrev/
Looks fine to me.   I agree that we should back it out for 7u40.   I 
would think we want to leave the change in jdk8 and continue the 
investigation and resolving the JCK failures for jdk8.  Is that what you 
are thinking?  If so, we don't need to back it out from jdk8.


> regards,
> Sean.

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