19 Jun 2009 19 Jun '09
On Fri, 19 Jun 2009 07:24:21 +0200, Stefan Behnel email@example.com wrote:
Leonardo Santagada wrote:
The biggest problem I see is security, but if people are really interested in this we could at least try it no?
Security certainly is a major issue here. Anyone can upload packages to PyPI, so you can run arbitrary code on tons of machines, just by pushing some well-forged setup.py script there.
Doesn't a chroot jail stop this? (on unix anyway)