Embedding a restricted python interpreter

Fuzzyman fuzzyman at gmail.com
Wed Jan 5 05:47:11 EST 2005

Fredrick Lundh (at www.effbot.org ) was working on a 'cut down python'
that only implements the bits of python he likes !! It would be great
if the core of that interpreter could be used as a 'restricted

If you could externally disable os, sys, os.path modules etc  and limit
the set of modules, then you could have a useful restricted
environment. It would need a special interpreter though - so NO is the
short answer.


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