[javaee-spec users] [jsr366-experts] Re: Java EE 7 MR

From: Linda DeMichiel <>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 17:45:39 -0800

Hi Kevin,

On 2/11/15 1:20 PM, Kevin Sutter wrote:
> Hi Linda,
> I'm not sure I understand the update to [Clarify requirements
> for support of custom permissions]:
> Permission declarations must be stored in META-INF/permissions.xml file
> within an EJB, web, application client, or resource adapter archive in
> order for them to be located and subsequently processed by the
> deployment machinery of the Java EE Product. [The Java EE Product is not
> required to support use in the permissions.xml file of permission
> classes that are packaged in the application.]
> I'm stumbling over the wording... Does it mean something like this?
> Or, am I just not getting the proposed update?
> The Java EE Product is not required to support the specification of
> permission classes in the permissions.xml file that are packaged in the
> application.

Your wording is clearer. I plan to reword accordingly .



> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Kevin Sutter
> From: Linda DeMichiel <>
> To:
> Date: 02/09/2015 03:45 PM
> Subject: [jsr366-experts] Java EE 7 MR
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> We've been accumulating a few fixes to minor errors in the Java
> EE 7 specification along with some clarifications that we've been
> discussing recently in the group. We plan to submit these to the JCP
> as part of the spec Maintenance process. I've attached a list of the
> proposed changes below.
> Note that because these changes do not impact the RI or TCK, but only
> update the current specification document, they do not define a new
> spec version, but rather result in a "Rev A" of the Java EE 7
> specification.
> I plan to submit these to the JCP at the end of the week to initiate
> the Maintenance Review process. Please let me know before then if I
> missed anything or if you have any comments.
> For your convenience, I have uploaded a draft of the spec
> that includes the proposed changes to our project downloads area,
> The changes are flagged with changebars in the relevant chapters.
> -Linda
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