<AWT Dev> RFR: 8080185: [TESTBUG] Test instructions need to be updated for test java/awt/dnd/DnDFileGroupDescriptor/DnDFileGroupDescriptor [v3]

Prasanta Sadhukhan psadhukhan at openjdk.java.net
Mon Apr 12 04:56:29 UTC 2021

On Mon, 12 Apr 2021 04:03:31 GMT, Prasanta Sadhukhan <psadhukhan at openjdk.org> wrote:

>> This bug was filed to remove the "Outlook requirement" but it does not mean that we should lose the opportunity to verify the JDK-6242241.
> I am not sure I am understanding..
> JDK-6242241 was Outlook bug so I am not sure how to remove "Outlook requirement" to verify that fix and thus bug? I don't think we can satisfy both requirement!!!
> Are you saying we will add @requires but not remove from problem list? 
> Or add 
> Outlook steps plus
> "If Outlook is not present in some platform then you can test with any file from File Explorer"

I also think the bug was raised by internal SQE when it was thought that the test could be run on multiple platforms but
made sure it can be run only for windows (although fix not done fully). So, I think we should just add @requires in the html file and not put much stress on removing Outlook requirement.


PR: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/3406

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