[kaffe] Kaffe CVS: kaffe stack

Dalibor Topic robilad at yahoo.com
Sat May 31 03:20:02 PDT 2003

Hi Tim,

--- Kaffe CVS <cvs-commits at kaffe.org> wrote:

> * libraries/javalib/gnu/java/security/provider/DefaultPolicy.java:
> Borrowed from classpath.
> * libraries/javalib/java/net/URLConnection.java:
> Add getPermission().
> * libraries/javalib/java/security/Policy.java:
> Borrowed from classpath.
> * libraries/javalib/kaffe/jar/ExecJar.java,
> libraries/javalib/kaffe/jar/ExecJarName.java:
> Update to take advantage of AppClassLoader.
> * libraries/javalib/kaffe/lang/AppClassLoader.java:
> Some cleanup, added addSource method so ExecJar could add its jar
> files to the path.
> * libraries/javalib/kaffe/net/www/protocol/files/FileURLConnection.java:
> Handle directories.

that's very nice, this patch moved us a bit closer to java 1.2 security. with
support for policies in, the next step would be actual reading of certificates
from JAR files (and cert'ing kaffe's libs).

by the way, wouldn't it be simpler to just use a List in AppClassLoader instead
of manually updating the Sources list?

dalibor topic

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