8029886: Change SecurityManager check{TopLevelWindow, SystemClipboardAccessAwtEventQueueAccess} to check AllPermission

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Wed Dec 11 16:23:55 UTC 2013

On 11/12/2013 16:16, Sean Mullan wrote:
> The code changes and suggested wording for the updated methods look 
> fine to me. Please add a release-note=yes label to the issue. The 
> permissions security guide will also need to be updated with the new 
> behavior of these methods: 
> http://download.java.net/jdk8/docs/technotes/guides/security/permissions.html#PermsAndMethods 
> -- I suggest adding a comment indicating that so we remember to update 
> the docs as part of writing the release notes task.
Thanks for the pointer to that guide, I wasn't aware for it (and now 
that I read it then I see that it is out of date, the changes that are 
you suggesting we need to remember are required now because those 
methods had their spec changes in 8 to use checkPermission directly).


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