Strange test failure when referencing a class in a deprivileged module

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Wed Jul 6 08:51:27 UTC 2016


On 06/07/2016 05:32, Weijun Wang wrote:

>
> On 7/5/2016 23:50, Mandy Chung wrote:
>> Max - are you running the test with exploded image (see JDK-8155858 
>> [1])?
>
> No. The test also fails with recent promoted builds (ever since 
> java.sql is de-priveleged).
I assume this is a general issue with security manager implementations 
where the checkPermission implementation triggers permission checks and 
so leads to stack overflow (and depending on the area can surface with 
different errors or exceptions). Do we have older issues on this?

-Alan


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