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From "Suresh Thalamati (JIRA)" <derby-...@db.apache.org>
Subject [jira] Assigned: (DERBY-709) SecurityException thrown when passing a relative path name when backing up database
Date Sat, 28 Jan 2006 23:16:33 GMT
     [ http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DERBY-709?page=all ]

Suresh Thalamati reassigned DERBY-709:

    Assign To: Suresh Thalamati

> SecurityException thrown when passing a relative path name when backing up database
> -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>          Key: DERBY-709
>          URL: http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DERBY-709
>      Project: Derby
>         Type: Bug
>   Components: Store, Security
>     Versions:,,
>     Reporter: Daniel John Debrunner
>     Assignee: Suresh Thalamati
>     Priority: Minor

> ERROR 38000: The exception 'java.security.AccessControlException: access denied
> (java.util.PropertyPermission user.dir read)' was thrown while evaluating an exp
> ression)
> Can be seen in the store/encryptionKey.sql test, modify the _app.properties file to enable
the security manager.
> Due to logging messages using File.getCanonicalPath in RawStore.java, lines 675 and 686.
> Possible solutions:
>   - use a privileged block and required user.dir permission granted to user.dir to backup
to a relative directory
>   - use a privileged block,if a security exception is thrown then just display the relative
name, otherwise display the full name. This would allow backups to succeed without requiring
granting additional permissions to derby.jar
>   - just log the relative path

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