RFR: 8266459: Implement JEP 411: Deprecate the Security Manager for Removal

Sean Mullan mullan at openjdk.java.net
Tue May 18 12:44:48 UTC 2021

On Tue, 18 May 2021 06:31:06 GMT, Alan Bateman <alanb at openjdk.org> wrote:

>> Please review this implementation of [JEP 411](https://openjdk.java.net/jeps/411).
>> The code change is divided into 3 commits. Please review them one by one.
>> 1. https://github.com/openjdk/jdk/commit/576161d15423f58281e384174d28c9f9be7941a1 The essential change for this JEP, including the `@Deprecate` annotations and spec change. It also update the default value of the `java.security.manager` system property to "disallow", and necessary test change following this update.
>> 2. https://github.com/openjdk/jdk/commit/26a54a835e9f84aa528740a7c5c35d07355a8a66 Manual changes to several files so that the next commit can be generated programatically.
>> 3. https://github.com/openjdk/jdk/commit/eb6c566ff9207974a03a53335e0e697cffcf0950 Automatic changes to other source files to avoid javac warnings on deprecation for removal
>> The 1st and 2nd commits should be reviewed carefully. The 3rd one is generated programmatically, see the comment below for more details. If you are only interested in a portion of the 3rd commit and would like to review it as a separate file, please comment here and I'll generate an individual webrev.
>> Due to the size of this PR, no attempt is made to update copyright years for any file to minimize unnecessary merge conflict.
>> Furthermore, since the default value of `java.security.manager` system property is now "disallow", most of the tests calling `System.setSecurityManager()` need to launched with `-Djava.security.manager=allow`. This is covered in a different PR at https://github.com/openjdk/jdk/pull/4071.
> src/java.base/share/classes/java/lang/SecurityManager.java line 315:
>> 313:  *
>> 314:  * @since   1.0
>> 315:  * @deprecated The Security Manager is deprecated and subject to removal in a
> Javadoc will prefix, in bold, "Deprecated, for removal: This API element is subject to removal in a future version". I'm just wondering if the sentence will be repeated here, can you check?

It includes both:
![Screen Shot 2021-05-18 at 8 41 11 AM](https://user-images.githubusercontent.com/35072269/118652730-dfb35400-b7b4-11eb-83ee-92be9136fea2.jpg)


PR: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/4073

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