[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] [9] RFR: JDK-6197099 : PrinterJob.getUserName() throws a security exception when user.name permission is not given

prasanta sadhukhan prasanta.sadhukhan at oracle.com
Tue Apr 19 07:26:37 UTC 2016

On 4/19/2016 12:42 PM, Jayathirth D V wrote:
> Hi Prasanta,
> In test case there is an indentation problem for multiline comments in jtreg.
> Also what I have observed is that in case of jtreg summary if we include "." after running jtreg in the report it will not show complete summary it will show only until the "."
> In your case it will show only " Verifies PrinterJob ". Please update the summary. Other changes are fine.
Thanks Jay. Although I did not see this problem but maybe different 
version of jtreg has this issue.Anyways, I have modified the webrev:

> Thanks,
> Jay
> -----Original Message-----
> From: prasanta sadhukhan
> Sent: Friday, April 15, 2016 12:35 PM
> To: Philip Race
> Cc: 2d-dev at openjdk.java.net
> Subject: Re: [OpenJDK 2D-Dev] [9] RFR: JDK-6197099 : PrinterJob.getUserName() throws a security exception when user.name permission is not given
> Hi Phil,
> Please find the modified webrev with the testcase:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~psadhukhan/6197099/webrev.01/
> Regards
> Prasanta
> On 4/13/2016 8:05 PM, Philip Race wrote:
>> This needs a test. You can provide one by following other similar
>> examples.
>> Also it needs a CCC to document the exception.
>> Finally, I am a bit surprised at the exact exception.
>> Where precisely does this originate (stack trace, please) ?
>> Probably we should throw SecurityException instead, even if it is not
>> the exact behaviour today.
>> Just make sure that our own code is ready for such a change.
>> -phil.
>> On 4/12/16, 10:23 PM, prasanta sadhukhan wrote:
>>> Resending with bugid in the subject line.
>>> On 4/6/2016 5:06 PM, prasanta sadhukhan wrote:
>>>> Hi All,
>>>> Please review a document fix for jdk9
>>>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-6197099
>>>> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~psadhukhan/6197099/webrev.00/
>>>> PrinterJob.getUserName() is supposed to return the current user name
>>>> of the system. This method does not document any exception.
>>>> But when SecurityManager is installed, this method throws a security
>>>> exception when PropertyPermission - user.name is not given in the
>>>> policy file.
>>>> But this is not documented anywhere and hence the user will not know
>>>> until he gets the exception.
>>>> Documented the long-standing existing exception.
>>>> will raise a ccc after the technical review.
>>>> Regards
>>>> Prasanta

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