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[REBOL] Re: SDK licensing issues

From: volker::nitsch::gmail::com at: 3-Feb-2006 21:18

On 2/3/06, Gregg Irwin <> wrote:
> Hi Volker, > > VN> MS uses VB for user-scripting all the time. With regard to internet > VN> dangerous, yes. But for a big part because VB cant lock system-access, > VN> while 'secure can. With rebol a macro can only harm the application, > VN> in VB take over the system. Thats different. Althought 'secure could > VN> use improvements, specially restricting network better (to certain > VN> hosts/ports only, currently it can play proxy to the internal > VN> network). And needs better explanation. > > Yup. The main thing is to understand what can happen and structure > things accordingly. e.g. can a user trigger an error to bring up a > console and see all the internals of an encapped app, etc. >
Ah, that! I thought "cause harm" like a virus, not like seing the source.
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