PING: RFR: JDK-4347142: Need method to set Password protection to Zip entries
yasuenag at gmail.com
Mon Mar 28 09:34:11 UTC 2016
PING: Could you review it?
We want to move forward this enhancement.
2016/03/19 22:01 "Yasumasa Suenaga" <yasuenag at gmail.com>:
> Hi Alan,
> > I think the main issue here is to decide whether the API
> > should be extended for encryption or not.
> We've discussed on the premise that we add the API for supporting ZIP
> In this context, Sherman tried to implement AES encryption extending
> current API. 
> IMHO, ZIP encryption should be implemented as extention of current ZIP API
> because encryption/decryption will process for each ZIP entries.
> According to Developers' Guide, guideline for adding new API is TBD. 
> What should I do next?
>  http://openjdk.java.net/guide/changePlanning.html#api
> On 2016/03/19 0:25, Alan Bateman wrote:
> > On 18/03/2016 15:02, Yasumasa Suenaga wrote:
> >> Hi all,
> >> We (including me and Yuji Kubota (ykubota: OpenJDK jdk9 Author))
> >> about this issue from Nov. 2015. 
> >> We heard several comments and we applied them to our patch.
> >> I have not heard new comment for our latest patch.
> >> So I send review request for it. Could you review it?
> >> webrev:
> >> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~ysuenaga/JDK-4347142/webrev.04/
> >> Usage of new API:
> > Yasumasa - I think the main issue here is to decide whether the API
> > should be extended for encryption or not. If exposing it in the API make
> > sense then I assume that alternative names to java.util.zip.ZipCryption
> > needs to be explored.
> > -Alan.
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