[e-lang] An object-capability subset of Python

Karp, Alan H alan.karp at hp.com
Tue Sep 16 13:23:43 CDT 2008

Brett Cannon wrote:
> I have no problem bringing stuff up here in parallel while it is being
> discussed on python-dev, but the trick with that is me recognizing
> that a certain feature weakens Python's security. In the case of
> unbound methods, I honestly didn't think for a second it had any
> security implications so I didn't worry about it from that
> perspective.
We can only do the best we can.

Alan Karp
Principal Scientist
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