Known Issues

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Recommendations for executing awt, swing and 2d tests (applicable only for windows platform):
  • Execute tests on physical machines locally.
  • Set regedit HKCU\Control Panel\Desktop\ForegroundLockTimeout=0 and reboot the machine.
  • Keep the machine unlocked and screen saver disabled while executing the tests.


  • There are some known test case failures.

    1. The following five tests will fail if a printer is not attached to the test machine.

  • javax/print/CheckDupFlavor.java: There should be no duplicates returned by getSupportedDocFlavors.
  • javax/print/attribute/AttributeTest.java: Tests conflict of Media values returned by isAttrValueSupported and getSupportedAttrValues.
  • javax/print/attribute/GetCopiesSupported.java: No ClassCastException should occur.
  • javax/print/attribute/SidesPageRangesTest.java: No crash should occur.
  • javax/print/attribute/SupportedPrintableAreas.java: Tests that get non-null return list of printable areas.

  • 2. The following seven tests will fail as the current EA bundles do not contain jdk demos.

  • demo/jvmti/gctest/Gctest.java: Test jvmti demo gctest
  • demo/jvmti/heapTracker/HeapTrackerTest.java: Test jvmti demo heapTracker
  • demo/jvmti/heapViewer/HeapViewerTest.java: Test jvmti demo heapViewer
  • demo/jvmti/minst/MinstTest.java: Test jvmti demo minst
  • demo/jvmti/mtrace/TraceJFrame.java: Test jvmti demo mtrace
  • demo/jvmti/versionCheck/FailsWhenJvmtiVersionDiffers.java: Test jvmti demo versionCheck
  • demo/jvmti/waiters/WaitersTest.java: Test jvmti demo waiters

  • 3. The following tests fail in agentvm mode.

  • com/sun/java/swing/plaf/windows/8016551/bug8016551.java