JDK-8151225 : Mark SpecTest.java as intermittently failing
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: security-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.security
  • Affected Version: 8,9
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • Submitted: 2016-03-03
  • Updated: 2019-09-04
  • Resolved: 2016-03-04
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8u221Fixed 9 b109Fixed openjdk8u222Fixed
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The test


has been observed to fail intermittently with a timeout (JDK-8137231). The observed timeouts have been for the largest key size. Until the issue is resolved, the test should be marked as failing intermittently.
Fix Request This patch provides the basis for clean backport of JDK-8137231, and keeps codebases in sync (I see 8u221/222). Patch applies cleanly to 8u and passes the affected test on Linux x86_64.

Verified by visual inspection of test source code.

Review thread: http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/security-dev/2016-March/013501.html