RFR (XS): 8147494: com/sun/management/HotSpotDiagnosticMXBean/CheckOrigin.java fails with "java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: VM option 'TraceExceptions' does not exist"

Coleen Phillimore coleen.phillimore at oracle.com
Tue Jan 19 21:05:29 UTC 2016

On 1/19/16 4:00 PM, harold seigel wrote:
> Hi Rachel,
> The fix looks good.
> Since your fix only changes a test, I don't see the benefit of running 
> additional tests on this change.

I agree with Harold on both points.


> Harold
> On 1/19/2016 3:51 PM, Rachel Protacio wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Please review this fix to the jdk test bug. The issue was that the 
>> test initialized the now-aliased TraceExceptions flag, then looked 
>> for its origin, but because of the aliasing, the test was failing. I 
>> substituted a different product option, CheckJNICalls, as it is 
>> unlikely to be converted to Unified Logging, and since it allows 
>> CheckOrigin to test what it was meant to test.
>> Open webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~rprotacio/8147494/
>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8147494
>> This passed local jtreg testing. I'll gladly run other testing on it 
>> (JPRT on all platforms?) if someone would be able to give me the 
>> command to do so!
>> Thanks,
>> Rachel

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