Code Review Request: 7184287: (prefs) BackingStoreException when calling flush on root node[macosx]

Kurchi Subhra Hazra kurchi.subhra.hazra at
Sun Jul 22 19:39:43 UTC 2012

Thanks Alan. There is another bug on synchronization in the prefs 
implementation that I need to look into.

I will get rid of the extra brace, and push this then.

- Kurchi

On 7/22/12 12:16 PM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 19/07/2012 19:31, Kurchi Subhra Hazra wrote:
>> Hi,
>> While flushing user preferences, a BackingStoreException is not 
>> expected, since
>> the current user should be able to write such preferences to the
>> persistent storage (unlike system preferences, where current user needs
>> to have admin rights). This fix aims at allowing a user preference node
>> to flush any changes to the persistent storage on Mac OS X.
>> Bug:
>> Webrev:
>> Thanks,
>> Kurchi
> I looked at the changes and the approach looks good to me. Hopefully 
> this is the end of the issues with the preferences API on Mac. The 
> only thing that doesn't seem right to me is 
> L234 where it looks like an additional brace has sneaked in.
> -Alan.

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