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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <g...@pobox.com>
Subject Re: [drlvm] stress.Mix problems -- should it prevent committing patches?
Date Sun, 07 Jan 2007 21:38:38 GMT
What is in the backlog?

I was testing on em64t dual core, and it failed there too.

I think we broke something basic.  By just ignoring it and continuing  
with commits that are related, it seems like we're going going to get  
in deeper trouble...


On Jan 6, 2007, at 6:35 PM, Weldon Washburn wrote:

> I have been hesitant to commit patches given that stress.Mix fails  
> on my
> 2-cpu rhel4 box.  It looks like MegaSpawn.java (see Harmony-2803)  
> identifies
> stress.Mix failure to be a problem with handling an exceedingly  
> high rate of
> thread creation.  stress.Mix has been causing "build test" failures  
> since
> December 19.  This is a long time.  It does not seem a good path to  
> rollback
> to a time when stress.Mix ran on SMP boxes.
> Does anyone have a problem with the following?  Put stress.Mix on the
> exclude list for all platforms and resume committing.  This would  
> unblock a
> growing backlog of commits.  Also we can analyze and fix stress.Mix  
> related
> bugs without extra pressure to quickly hack something to get the  
> test to
> pass.
> -- 
> Weldon Washburn
> Intel Enterprise Solutions Software Division

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