[Mono-devel-list] GAC and third party libraries: post Beta planning.
malekith at pld-linux.org
Thu May 6 07:23:07 EDT 2004
On Thu, May 06, 2004 at 01:10:34PM +0200, Eduard Ralph wrote:
> I haven't fully followed this discussion, so if I'm reitirating something just
> ignore it. Has anybody considered security issues and things like that? Also
> the configuration features one has as Admin in the .NET Configuration
> Console? I think one shouldn't forget those issues in this discussion.
What security issues? We expect user compiling programs to trust:
a) the root or anyone else who has write access in /usr/lib/*, and
/usr/lib/mono/gac and /usr/lib/pkgconfig specifically
b) the users who have write access in his PATH
c) himself, or anybody else who has write access in current
This are the usual Unix assumptions.
: Michal Moskal :: http://www.kernel.pl/~malekith :: GCS !tv h e>+++ b++
: When in doubt, use brute force. -- Ken Thompson :: UL++++$ C++ E--- a?
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