[Vm-dev] Mac VM: SecurityManager default untrustedUserDirectory
bert at freudenbergs.de
Tue Oct 12 18:25:50 UTC 2010
IMHO good defaults would be
(these are settings in Info.plist in case you were not aware)
IMHO for getting the home directory there should be a new FilePlugin primitive. You could use FFI or possibly OSProcess in the mean time.
- Bert -
On 10.10.2010, at 12:18, John M McIntosh wrote:
> Asking for the home directory should invoke a platform specific method that does the right thing.
> Perhaps on unix based machines you can use ~ ? However on systems that have file security turned on then you
> might need to lookup the squeak un trusted directory since the answer could be different.
> On 2010-10-10, at 11:39 AM, Lukas Renggli wrote:
>> On 10 October 2010 07:26, John M McIntosh
>> <johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com> wrote:
>>> 4.2.5x SqueakUnTrustedDirectory -> ~/Library/Preferences/Squeak/Internet/My Squeak/
>>> 5.8.x SqueakUnTrustedDirectory -> /foobar/tooBar/forSqueak/bogus/
>>> What would you like it to be?
>> '/foobar/tooBar/forSqueak/bogus/' doesn't look meaningful, it doesn't
>> even exist on my system.
>> The Filesystem library uses #untrustedUserDirectory this to find the
>> home directory. Maybe there is a better way to do that on Mac?
>> Lukas Renggli
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