RFR: JDK-8281217: Source file launch with security manager enabled fails

Athijegannathan Sundararajan sundar at openjdk.java.net
Fri Feb 18 05:10:53 UTC 2022

On Thu, 17 Feb 2022 16:22:53 GMT, Jonathan Gibbons <jjg at openjdk.org> wrote:

> Please review a small change to the source-code launcher to formally reject the use of a security manager in programs launched by the source-code launcher.  This changes the previous behavior where it was tacitly allowed but would trigger an `IllegalAccessException` unless extra (effectively, all) privileges were granted to the `jdk.compiler` module.
> The test is modified too reflect the new behavior.



Marked as reviewed by sundar (Reviewer).

PR: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/7518

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