<AWT Dev> Reviewer needed - fix for regression test java/awt/Insets/WindowWithWarningTest/WindowWithWarningTest

Dr Andrew John Hughes ahughes at redhat.com
Fri Dec 3 04:49:03 PST 2010

On 15:21 Fri 03 Dec     , Anthony Petrov wrote:
> On 12/2/2010 9:26 PM, Dr Andrew John Hughes wrote:
> > By default, there is no SecurityManager (getSecurityManager returns null) and thus
> > everything is permitted.  Once the default instance is installed, you're subject
> > to java.policy.
> >
> > The above results are nothing to do with jtreg as the above examples
> > are all just run with a standard 'java' invocation.
> Hm... that's surprising. I believe the testing machine where the test 
> was developed had some very permissive default security policy, and as 
> such the problem hasn't been caught.
> OK, then the test really needs some change, and the proposed fix looks 
> good to me.
> PS. Although if the enhanced security warning is backported to OpenJDK6, 
> the test and the fix seem useless. And it's already useless in JDK7.

Ok, well as both you and Joe
have said that the warning fix is ok to backport, I'll post a webrev
for this either today or early next week.

Then we can just remove the test from both 6 & 7.

> --
> best regards,
> Anthony

Andrew :)

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