<AWT Dev> JDK-8075070 [macosx] system menu bar disabled when using webstart to start
philip.race at oracle.com
Wed Mar 25 17:19:26 UTC 2015
I have just examined the (closed) source file that enumerates the secure
I clearly see "apple.laf.useScreenMenuBar" along with all the rest.
This is current 8u-dev source and the file hasn't been updated in a year ..
On 03/25/2015 10:01 AM, Burk, Bill wrote:
> I don't think it duplicates JDK-8074668 because Java Console message
> is different and clearly reveals property is considered insecure.
> Additional information that may help:
> For previous versions of Java, if you include the property
> apple.laf.useScreenMenuBar for a different OS, such as Windows OS,
> Java Console gives similar message, property considered insecure
> -I think that's always been correct behavior because the property is
> only useful to Mac OS X
> For previous versions of Java, menus will be missing on Mac OS X if
> you omit the property apple.laf.useScreenMenuBar
> -Because property enables menus, leaving it out or ignoring the
> property takes away those menus.
> *From:*Sergey Bylokhov [mailto:Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com]
> *Sent:* Wednesday, March 25, 2015 9:04 AM
> *To:* Burk, Bill; awt-dev at openjdk.java.net
> *Subject:* Re: <AWT Dev> JDK-8075070 [macosx] system menu bar disabled
> when using webstart to start
> Looks like this is a duplicate of
> It should be fixed in 8u40b27
> 25.03.15 18:49, Burk, Bill wrote:
> I recently opened a report with Oracle for what I believe may be
> the same issue. It may impact many existing Mac OS X applications
> so should be considered seriously.
> (Review ID: JI-9020016) - JNLP property apple.laf.useScreenMenuBar
> no longer treated as secure for Mac OS X
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