JDK-6803363 : Regression : cacheviewer doesn't show javaws application launched in 6u14 b02 PIT.
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: deploy
  • Sub-Component: webstart
  • Affected Version: 6u14
  • Priority: P1
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2009-02-10
  • Updated: 2011-02-16
  • Resolved: 2009-02-18
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JDK 6
6u14 b02Fixed
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Description
Install 6u14b02 PIT

launch any javaws application from commonad prompt or browser.

javaws http://nicole1.sfbay.sun.com:8080/JavawsMustangIntegTest/hellojaws/BAT.jnlp

Application launches fine.
open cacheviewer.(javaws -viewer)

Expected behavior:
The launched application should be listed in cache viewer under Applications list.
The resources should be listed under Resources list

Actual Bebavior:
The launched application is NOT  listed in cache viewer under Applications list.
The resources is listed under Resources list

This is a regression introduced in 6u14 b02 PIT.

Comments
EVALUATION This is regression caused by fox for 6791250. Cache format has been changed but Cache.java had couple of methods that used to process cache index files without going through usual API. Need to update that code to use Cache API instead of accessing files directly.
2009-02-11