Code review request [JDK 8]: 7132248, sun/security/ssl/sun/net/www/protocol/https/HttpsURLConnection/ failing

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Mon Jan 23 04:25:37 PST 2012

On 23/01/2012 12:21, Xuelei Fan wrote:
> Webrev:
> In JDK 8, the regression tests of JSSE (HTTP/TLS) run in agentvm 
> mode.  In agentvm mode, multiple threads may share the thread pool.  
> SunJSSE implementation initialize the SSL/TLS context at the first 
> time the context get loaded, and will not dynamically change the 
> context anymore after the initialization. If a test case has 
> initialized the context, another test case share the same thread will 
> use the same context. New settings in the later will have no impact on 
> the context.
> The cause of the bug is that some other test case updated the context, 
> and CookieHttpsClientTest cannot setup the context as expected. Need 
> to make the test case run in othervm mode.
> Thanks,
> Xuelei
This looks fine to me, thanks for jumping on this annoying test failure.


PS: cc'ing security-dev as I'm guessing you cc'ed serviceabilty-dev in 

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