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

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at
Mon Jan 23 05:07:53 PST 2012

Thanks for taking care of this Andrew.


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

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