RFR(S): 8224729: sun/security/provider/certpath/ldap/LDAPCertStoreImpl.java can't handle forward slash characters in Certificate Issuer Names

Sean Mullan sean.mullan at oracle.com
Fri May 24 13:46:53 UTC 2019

On 5/24/19 8:48 AM, Langer, Christoph wrote:
> Hi Sean,
> ok, I see, you're fully correct. So I hereby withdraw my fix proposal.
> As for the exclusion of the test: I have requested it this morning anyway:https://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/security-dev/2019-May/019966.html. So I would assume that you ask Actalis to reissue the certificates anyway and then eventually resolve 8202651 with a good certificate?

Yes, although I think we should have one bug per failing test.

> As for Bug JDK-8224729: Shall I just close the ticket, dropping a comment about the ignorance of the author or shall I repurpose it to do the other cleanups in LDAPCertStoreImpl.java that I suggested? Don't know if these are appreciated... what do you think?

Either way, the debugging does seem useful so either open a new bug or 
change the description of the existing bug. Please post an updated 
webrev w/o the ldap escaping change too.


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