Bug 1277998 - batik executables quit with AccessControlException
Summary: batik executables quit with AccessControlException
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: batik
Version: 23
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mikolaj Izdebski
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-11-04 14:12 UTC by Martin Gieseking
Modified: 2015-12-22 22:06 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 1.8-3 batik-1.8-5.fc23
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-12-22 22:06:18 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Martin Gieseking 2015-11-04 14:12:36 UTC
When trying to run one of the batik utilities (rasterizer or squiggle) on F23, they quit with the following exception:

java.security.AccessControlException: access denied ("java.net.NetPermission" "setDefaultAuthenticator")
	at java.security.AccessControlContext.checkPermission(AccessControlContext.java:472)
	at java.security.AccessController.checkPermission(AccessController.java:884)
	at java.lang.SecurityManager.checkPermission(SecurityManager.java:549)
	at java.net.Authenticator.setDefault(Authenticator.java:127)
	at org.apache.batik.apps.svgbrowser.Main.<init>(Main.java:411)
	at org.apache.batik.apps.svgbrowser.Main.main(Main.java:165)

Since I can't find a local configuration problem, I guess it's an issue with the policy settings applied to the applications.

Comment 1 Mikolaj Izdebski 2015-11-05 09:00:08 UTC
Not reproducible for me on F22. I will try again on F23 after I upgrade my system.

Comment 2 Martin Gieseking 2015-11-05 09:04:46 UTC
OK, thanks for looking into this. I can confirm that the batik applications work on F22. It seems to be an issue with F23.

Comment 3 Mikolaj Izdebski 2015-11-06 11:57:39 UTC
Reproducible on F23.

Comment 4 Mikolaj Izdebski 2015-11-27 10:38:36 UTC
Fixed in batik-1.8-3

Comment 5 Mikolaj Izdebski 2015-11-27 13:36:17 UTC
The fix for this bug is ready and I've tested it. During testing I've found some other problems (such as broken TIFF output, bug #1286220). I will try to fix all these bugs in one update, which may delay the update.

Comment 6 Martin Gieseking 2015-11-27 13:43:12 UTC
OK, great. Thanks for taking care of all the flaws.

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2015-12-04 11:29:28 UTC
batik-1.8-5.fc23 has been submitted as an update to Fedora 23. https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2015-4ee96847a9

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2015-12-04 16:50:59 UTC
batik-1.8-5.fc23 has been pushed to the Fedora 23 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
$ su -c 'dnf --enablerepo=updates-testing update batik'
You can provide feedback for this update here: https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2015-4ee96847a9

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2015-12-22 22:06:11 UTC
batik-1.8-5.fc23 has been pushed to the Fedora 23 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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