By jjg on May 17, 2013
jtreg provides support for various different types of tests. API tests can use "
@run main", simple compiler tests can use "
@compile", and simple GUI or applet tests can use "
@run applet". And then there's the ubiquitous "misc" or "other" category, for which "
@run shell" is provided. However, there are a number of reasons why not to use "shell tests", and recently we made another step forward to reduce the use of shell tests in the langtools repository.[Read More]