Centrally set a system property that gets passed to all tests in a sub-directory?

Jonathan Gibbons jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com
Sun Nov 21 15:38:46 UTC 2021

Sorry, there is no such feature.

-- Jon

On 11/21/21 2:00 AM, Jaikiran Pai wrote:
> Is there a way in jtreg where a particular Java system property can be 
> passed to all tests that run in othervm mode and belong to a 
> particular sub-directory in the test root?
> Something like "othervm.test.java.opts"? What I'm trying to solve is 
> instead of editing each of the 10+ test classes that have a @run 
> testng/othervm or @run main/othervm to include -Dfoo=bar in the test 
> definition, I would like to have a TEST.properties for that 
> sub-directory which would contain this system property to be set while 
> launching those tests? I have been looking the documentation 
> https://openjdk.java.net/jtreg/tag-spec.html#config but couldn't find 
> anything that would help in this case.
> -Jaikiran

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