Regression tests

Brian Beck brian.beck at
Tue May 29 23:30:29 UTC 2007


Good question.  I'm taking this over to swing-dev at for 
further discussion but the short answer is we're working on it.


David Gilbert <david.gilbert at ...> writes:

 > Hi,
 > I've got a fix for a bug in Swing (bug 6463712, related to the JSpinner
 > component) and have written a regression test that can be run using
 > jtreg.  Now I'm looking to run some other regression tests to validate
 > my fix before submitting a patch.  My understanding is that the
 > available regression tests are in the OpenJDK source bundle in the
 > 'j2se/test' directory...but there is nothing there for 'javax.swing.*'.  
 > Elsewhere (on the 2d-dev list) Phil Race said:
 > > Regression tests - these are in the JDK under test but we are required
 > > to vet them almost one by one to verify their provenance and this is
 > > onerous. So most are not there yet.
 > Is there a plan for getting these tests out?  Just asking for
 > information, I know you're busy...
 > In the mean time, I'll run checks with Mauve, then I guess I should just
 > submit the patch?
 > Regards,
 > Dave Gilbert

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