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From Stack <st...@duboce.net>
Subject Re: Build failed in Jenkins: HBase-TRUNK #3360
Date Thu, 20 Sep 2012 22:54:16 GMT
On Thu, Sep 20, 2012 at 3:49 PM, Gary Helmling <ghelmling@gmail.com> wrote:
> I ran TestAccessController locally in a loop 100 times without being
> able to reproduce the failure.  Unfortunately surefire did not capture
> an output log from the test, maybe because it failed in the
> @BeforeClass setup method?  What's weird is that, looking at the code,
> the first grant() operation succeeded.  Only the second failed with an
> AccessDeniedException.
> Looking at TableAuthManager.refreshCacheFromWritable() and
> TableAuthManager.updateGlobalCache(), it looks like we do have a race
> condition, where the global caches are initially cleared and then
> rebuilt, so any authorization checks that come in in the interim will
> fail.

Thanks for taking a look (I won't bother saying what you know I was
going to say next)


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