Plugin Security (Was Re: How do I create a SqueakPlugin.imagefrom a 2.9a ?)

Russell Allen russell.allen at
Tue Jan 23 07:15:31 UTC 2001

John M McIntosh <johnmci at> wrote:
> On the macintosh the plugin VM *only* looks in the plugin folder that 
> lurks in the  Preferences:Squeak folder. The Squeak VM should not 
> have write access to that folder (I hope...) Now if course if you 
> have FFI support then well then the sky is the limit.

>From within a squeaklet I have read *and write* access to the entire
plugin folder on my Mac.  Is that what you meant?


Russell Allen

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