[E-Lang] draft statement of consensus

Marc Stiegler marcs@skyhunter.com
Tue, 6 Feb 2001 12:14:00 -0700


> I would love to set up a MLS system where code downloaded by my web
browser
> was restricted.  Some restrictions I would like include:
>
> * No way can it read my address book.  (Ditto for email messages.)
> * No way can it schedule system startup tasks.
> * No way can the code be executed outside these restrictions.
>
> Cheers - Bill

My Capzilla browser, when launching caplets, already achieves these goals,
and I don't even know what MLS is :-) So if this is a good example, then I'd
guess you can do it with pure capabilities :-)

--marcs