Bunch of Java permission problems and Disk Utility

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by SebZen, Oct 31, 2010.

  1. SebZen macrumors 6502

    Apr 12, 2009

    When I attempt to repair disk permissions using Disk Utility, I get tons of permission differences relating to Java/JavaVM. It claims it fixes them but if I run repair disk permissions right after, the same messages show up..

    Why doesn't it actually fix them?

    Here is an example
  2. Batt macrumors 65816


    Dec 17, 2007
    Syracuse, NY
    You can - and should - ignore it, it's perfectly normal.
  3. Merakko macrumors newbie

    Jun 12, 2008
    Padova, Italy
    Same here, i first thought it was my fault, installing sl on en axternal hd before putting it in my mbp, but i noticed the same thing happens even when i try to repair disk permission on my desktop.
    weirdo since there are A LOT of them
  4. mulo macrumors 68020


    Aug 22, 2010
    Behind you
  5. SebZen thread starter macrumors 6502

    Apr 12, 2009
    Ah good to know it isn't just me. I actually ran a Java app that turned out to be a likely Windows virus. But since it's a Java app, I wasn't sure if it could also affect Macs. I then ran the Disk Utility and those popped up

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