[REBOL] Re: Anyone ever done this?
From: edanaii:cox at: 11-Aug-2002 9:15
>[REBOL] Anyone ever done this?
>Sounds good. I resurrected Carl's SELMA script a few months ago because I wanted to
have my own list server.
>In the outa-the-box version that Carl S published it parses the address line for instructions.
>It did not have embedded REBOL scripts running but that should be easy to add.
>I am interested in how you will add authentication / authorization for what those scripts
>or maybe the better question is do you want to allow dynamic code in this manner.
>The SELMA solution allowed me to add some limited function and just use one of the additional
email addresses that my ISP provides.
Well, of course the big "S" will have done this. :) This is his baby, so
I imagine he's tested everything about it.
As I pointed out to Brett, I did it more as a proof-of-concept, so
authentication was never considered.
The advantage, for me, of my dynamic code, is if the application fails,
or is sending out alarms, I can send a command to restart it, or tell it
to shut up. All I have to do is send it an email and tell it to "get a
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