<AWT Dev> <Awt Dev> [9] Review Request for 8134732: [TEST_BUG] Test java/awt/applet/Applet/AppletFlipBuffer.java fails on Windows with AWTException

Semyon Sadetsky semyon.sadetsky at oracle.com
Fri Sep 4 12:12:47 UTC 2015

The original bug was about ClastCastException.
With the option the test will check nothing if buffering is not 
supported on the test server.

On 9/4/2015 2:40 PM, Sergey Bylokhov wrote:
> Hi, Semyon.
> Is it really necessary to catch ClassCastException? Can you try to 
> test this functionality via -Dswing.bufferPerWindow. When this option 
> is passed the backbuffer should be created automatically if supported.
> On 04.09.15 14:03, Semyon Sadetsky wrote:
>> Hello,
>> Please review fix for JDK9:
>> bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8134732
>> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~ssadetsky/8134732/webrev.00/
>> It's a test bug: when the flip buffer is not available on the platform
>> its creation attempt causes exception.
>> Solution: ignore the exception.
>> --Semyon

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