policytool-java-1.8.0-openjdk-1.8.0.121-0.b13.el7_3.x86_64 (1) - Linux Man Pages

NAME

policytool - Reads and writes a plain text policy file based on user input through the utility GUI.

SYNOPSIS

policytool [ -file ] [ filename ] 

-file

Directs the policytool command to load a policy file.
filename
The name of the file to be loaded.

Examples:

Run the policy tool administrator utility:

policytool

Run the policytool command and load the specified file:

policytool -file mypolicyfile

DESCRIPTION

The policytool command calls an administrator's GUI that enables system administrators to manage the contents of local policy files. A policy file is a plain-text file with a .policy extension, that maps remote requestors by domain, to permission objects. For details, see Default Policy Implementation and Policy File Syntax at http://docs.oracle.com/javase/8/docs/technotes/guides/security/PolicyFiles.html

OPTIONS

-file

Directs the policytool command to load a policy file.