question about restricted packages

Vicente-Arturo Romero-Zaldivar vicente.romero at
Tue Jan 28 06:15:23 PST 2014

Hi Sean,

Thanks I will try this.


On 28/01/14 13:18, Sean Mullan wrote:
> On 01/28/2014 06:36 AM, Vicente-Arturo Romero-Zaldivar wrote:
>> Hi Jeff,
>> On 27/01/14 18:56, Jeff Nisewanger wrote:
>>> But be aware that this isn't a static list -- applications or
>>> middleware can extend it at runtime (generally when they start up).
>> So this means that it's better to use a method to check if a package is
>> restricted or not. Do you know if there is any?
> Security.getProperty("package.access");
> This returns the value of the property (including any subsequent 
> modifications). The return value is a String containing the packages 
> separated by commas, so you will have to write a bit of additional 
> code to parse this into a list of packages.
> --Sean

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