Running insecure python code

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Fri Feb 27 03:21:37 CET 2004


"Noen" <not.available at na.no> wrote in message
news:hQq%b.41604$BD3.8026233 at juliett.dax.net...
> Im developing a game where the players will program their equipment with
> python. Are there any ways to run insecure code?

safely, without letting

 > clients mess with the server-code through their own code, or even DOS
the box
> by using up too much memory.

There have been several threads on this topic.  Quick answer: nothing as
good as you would want.  Stackless, with its tasklets, may be your best bet
once updated to run with 2.3.3.

Terry J. Reedy







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