RFR: 8250968: Symlinks attributes not preserved when using jarsigner on zip files
sean.coffey at oracle.com
Wed Aug 26 18:26:22 UTC 2020
This is a follow on from the recent 8218021 fix. The jarsigner tool
removes symlink attribute data from zipfiles when signing them.
jarsigner should preserve this data. The fix involves preserving the 16
bits associated with the file attributes (instead of the current 12).
That's done in ZipFile. All other changes are just a refactor of the
I haven't been able to automate a test for this since zipfs doesn't seem
to support symlinks. Manual testing looks good.
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