Review request for 8009115: jtreg tests under jdk/test/javax/script should use nashorn as script engine

A. Sundararajan sundararajan.athijegannathan at
Wed Feb 27 12:24:06 UTC 2013

Yes, that is the plan (i.e., removal of rhino in Oracle builds). I am 
looking at jrunscript tests too.


On Wednesday 27 February 2013 05:52 PM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 27/02/2013 11:20, A. Sundararajan wrote:
>> Thanks Alan. Yes, nashorn is a "js" engine as well and so user's java 
>> code can use getEngineByName("js") and get it. The current change is 
>> to make sure that javax.script tests use nashorn engine - rather than 
>> any other "js" engine that may be present in the underlying jdk.
>> -Sundar
> I assume Rhino in the Oracle builds should now be removed or disabled. 
> The changes are fine for today of course. It would be good to look at 
> the tests in sun/tools/jrunscript too as I I think there may be 
> changes required there too.
> -Alan

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