[Etoys] how to let activities write to file without risking security
cjstuij at gmail.com
Tue Apr 8 07:44:38 EDT 2008
On Tue, Apr 8, 2008 at 4:46 PM, Korakurider <korakurider at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 8, 2008 at 7:16 PM, Ties Stuij <cjstuij at gmail.com> wrote:
> > But if someone has a good idea about
> > saving an image and writing to the changes file on the XO, I'm all
> > ears.
> If you just want to save your work during development in Squeak,
> the setup procedure in
> http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Smalltalk_Development_on_XO might help.
During development, making the relevant directory world writable
should be sufficient I guess.
> I think it is no good to directly overwrite ootb image/change file
> on activity directory.
As a general policy, no. But I just wondered about it in general. The
situation seems to me to be a bit ugly. Maybe I should just go on and
do practical stuff though. But it would be useful perhaps when some
kids might want to start hacking on Squeak level. But maybe not...
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