RFR 9 test-only RFR 8177328 : java/lang/ClassLoader/securityManager/ClassLoaderTest.java times out with -Xcomp

Brent Christian brent.christian at oracle.com
Mon May 1 20:44:08 UTC 2017

The test runs in question are using an increased timeout factor, but 
this test still needs more time than its current timeout provides.


On 5/1/17 1:22 PM, Roger Riggs wrote:
> Hi,
> Also, should it not be the case that running with -Xcomp should increase
> the timeout factor
> to avoid such issues?  I'm not sure how that can be assured though.
> Roger
> On 5/1/2017 3:47 PM, Brent Christian wrote:
>> On 5/1/17 12:41 PM, Mandy Chung wrote:
>>> Looks like this test execs a new VM for 66 times to exhaust the
>>> combination of with and without security manager, with a valid or
>>> malformed policy, client & custom loader in unnamed, named, automatic
>>> module.
>> Right.
>>> I think we could take out the automatic module case as named
>>> module would verify it.
>> OK, I can do that.  I'm pretty sure an increase to the timeout will
>> still be needed, though.
>>> One refactor you can consider  by separating
>>> them in several @run actions.  The timeout will apply to each action
>>> but that does not help shorten the test execution time.
>> I had the same thought, and concluded that without a reduction in
>> overall execution time, the benefit of such a refactor is pretty limited.
>> Thanks,
>> -Brent

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