added in API level 1

Permission

public abstract class Permission
extends Object implements Guard, Serializable

java.lang.Object
   ↳ java.security.Permission


Legacy security code; do not use.

Summary

Public constructors

Permission(String name)

Public methods

void checkGuard(Object object)

Determines whether or not to allow access to the guarded object object.

abstract String getActions()
final String getName()
abstract boolean implies(Permission permission)
PermissionCollection newPermissionCollection()

Inherited methods

Public constructors

Permission

added in API level 1
public Permission (String name)

Parameters
name String

Public methods

checkGuard

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public void checkGuard (Object object)

Determines whether or not to allow access to the guarded object object. Returns silently if access is allowed. Otherwise, throws a SecurityException.

Parameters
object Object: the object being protected by the guard.

Throws
SecurityException

getActions

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public abstract String getActions ()

Returns
String

getName

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public final String getName ()

Returns
String

implies

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public abstract boolean implies (Permission permission)

Parameters
permission Permission

Returns
boolean

newPermissionCollection

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public PermissionCollection newPermissionCollection ()

Returns
PermissionCollection