[Python-Dev] Capabilities in Python
Guido van Rossum
Sun, 09 Mar 2003 07:06:31 -0500
> Really, Zope proxies are on about the same level as bound methods.
Another difference is that proxies were *designed* for securing off
all access. Bound methods have introspection facilities which allow
you to go around them. Restricted execution tries to fence off those
introspection facilities, but there may be a hole in the fence.
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)