RFR(XXS): 8066766: The commands in the modular images are executable by the owner only

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Fri Dec 5 17:00:11 UTC 2014

On 05/12/2014 16:50, Volker Simonis wrote:
> Hi Chris,
> thanks for the fast response.
> I saw that code in ImageBuilder, but it looked overly complicated to
> me. What about cleaning that up as well:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~simonis/webrevs/8066766.v2/
> I've just checked that on Solaris 'jspawnhelper' still has the right
> execution bits set after the change.
setExecutable doesn't throw an exception when it fails so this is why 
it's not used here.

It's probably not a big deal here of course, esp. as this is just a 
temporary tool for the build that we hope to replace soon.


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