How is correct use of eval()
robert.kern at gmail.com
Mon Oct 11 21:07:53 CEST 2010
On 10/11/10 1:11 PM, Cata wrote:
> Hi .
> I read about eval().
> I also read about this "bug" :
> cod = raw_input ('Enter:")
> eval (cod)
> if i use "rm -rf ~" all files will be deleted .
> What is correct way to use this function?
There are cases when you are writing meta-programming tools for programmers.
Otherwise, don't use it.
"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
an underlying truth."
-- Umberto Eco
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