[E-Lang] Java 2 "Security" (was: Re: WelcomeChrisSkalkaand ScottSmith of Johns Hopkins)

David Wagner daw@mozart.cs.berkeley.edu
24 Jan 2001 04:22:31 GMT


Mark S. Miller wrote:
>At 05:56 AM Tuesday 1/23/01, Jonathan S. Shapiro wrote:
>>There really is a valid argument for some form of ACL here.
>
>[Use separately revocable capabilities]

What's the difference?

(It's not transferability: ACL's and capabilities both have the
same power with respect to giving a copy of your privileges to others.)