RFR 8192864: defmeth tests can hide failures

Lois Foltan lois.foltan at oracle.com
Thu Oct 25 18:27:43 UTC 2018

Looks good.

On 10/25/2018 2:14 PM, Harold David Seigel wrote:
> Hi,
> Please review this small fix for JDK-8192864.  The fix was suggested 
> in the bug.  It ensures that a defmeth test that gets an 
> InvocationTargetException fails.  The fix was tested by temporarily 
> adding throws of NullPointerExceptions to methods redefineClass() and 
> retransformClass() in classes vm.runtime.defmeth.shared.Util, and 
> making sure that the tests did not pass.
> Open Webrev: 
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~hseigel/bug_8192864/webrev/index.html
> JBS Bug:  https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8192864
> The fix was tested on Linux X64, Windows, Solaris, and Mac.
> Thanks, Harold

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