[icedtea-web] RFC: PR612 - AccessControlException: access denied (java.util.PropertyPermission browser read)

Omair Majid omajid at redhat.com
Wed Mar 2 08:59:02 PST 2011

On 03/02/2011 10:41 AM, Deepak Bhole wrote:
> * Omair Majid<omajid at redhat.com>  [2011-03-01 20:15]:
>> Hi,
>> The attached patch fixes PR612, by granting all applets (untrusted
>> or trusted) permission to read the system properties "browser" and
>> "browser.*". This makes the broken applet [1] work.
>> The plugin already has code in PluginMain.init() that sets the value
>> of these browser.* properties; the attached patch just grants all
>> applets/applications permissions to read it.
>> There are a number of web pages online which indicate that all
>> applications should be granted these permissions, including [2].
> Okay for HEAD and 1.0.

Thanks for the review. Pushed.


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