[Nestmates] RFR: 8199309: [Nestmates] The new Class nestmate methods should have SecurityManager checks

David Holmes david.holmes at oracle.com
Mon Mar 12 20:19:38 UTC 2018

Hi Mandy,

On 13/03/2018 4:20 AM, mandy chung wrote:
> On 3/12/18 12:05 AM, David Holmes wrote:
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~dholmes/8199309/webrev.v2/
> The patch looks okay.

Thanks for looking through this again.

> About the new test TestSecurityManagerChecks.java, it appends testPkg.* 
> classes in bootclasspath.   Alternatively, you can use the jtreg support 
> to patch java.base to add test classes in an existing java.base 
> package.  For example, you could have
> test/hotspot/jtreg/runtime/Nestmates/reflectionAPI/java.base/jdk/internal/misc/Host.java
> Then the test can be simplified and easier to understand.  No need to 
> run ClassFileInstaller nor change the "package.access" security 
> property.  Just run build the classes and run the test directly:
> @build java.base/jdk.internal.misc
> @run main/othervm TestSecurityManagerChecks

Won't this hit module access checks rather than package access? I think 
I prefer to not complicate things by introducing module patching.


> Mandy
> [1] 
> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk/jdk/file/tip/test/jdk/java/lang/invoke/lookup/ReflectiveLookupTest.java
> [2] 
> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk/jdk/file/tip/test/jdk/java/lang/StackWalker/CallerSensitiveMethod/ 

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