Tapestry
  1. Tapestry
  2. TAPESTRY-1028

Unit tests using JSONObject.toString are fragile & may break in different environments.

    Details

    • Type: Bug Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Minor Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 4.1
    • Fix Version/s: 4.1.1
    • Component/s: None
    • Labels:
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    • Environment:
      Windows XP, JDK 1.5.0_06

      Description

      JSONObject.toString writes out its contents by iterating thru the keys of its internal HashMap. However the HashMap class makes no guarantees about the ordering of iterators, so the keys + values may be written out in any order.

      The trouble is that the unit tests compare JSONObject.toString to hardcoded strings. If the iteration order happens to match the test string then all is well. If it doesn't match then the tests fail, even tho the functionality being tested is working correctly.

      1. TAP-1028.patch
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        Ben Sommerville

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          • Assignee:
            Jesse Kuhnert
            Reporter:
            Ben Sommerville
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