Review Request 8007035: Deprecate SecurityManager.checkMemberAccess

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Tue Apr 2 12:59:23 UTC 2013

On 29/03/2013 02:55, Mandy Chung wrote:
> Sean, John, Joe,
> Can you review this fix todeprecatesthe 
> |SecurityManager.checkMemberAccess|
> method as proposed in
> Webrev at:
I went through the webrev except for the MethodHandles update and it 
mostly looks good to me. I agree that checkMemberAccess should be 

In the @deprecated comment then it should probably say that it will be 
changed in the future to check AllPermission. It would be inconsistent 
to throw SecurityException for the fully trusted case.

A minor comment checkMemberAccess L2064-2065 where it might be nicer as: 
if (while != Member.PUBLIC && ccl != ...).


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