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Re: gnu/testlet/java/nio/channels/FileChannel/manyopen.java broken
On fre, 2004-10-08 at 12:05 +0200, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> What I think should be tested is whether a program can open lots of
> files. And that the systems notices that stale file handle resources can
> be removed so that a program can keep opening files if needed. (As long
> as there are no large number of life file handles open at the same
> Since I have seen multiple systems get this wrong in various ways I want
> to have an explicit test for this situation. It might be that this test
> does not simulate a real world program correctly, so if there are
> alternatives I would like to hear them instead of just deleting the test
> since some systems fail it.
Ah, now I understand. Thanks for the explanation.