[dev-context] TeX on contextgarden disabled - \installprogram security

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu Mar 29 11:47:36 CEST 2007


Patrick Gundlach wrote:
> Hi,
>
>   
>>             def MyExtras::finalizer(logger)
>> unless (ENV["CTX.TEXUTIL.EXTRAS"] =~ /^(no|off|false|0)$/io) ||
>> (ENV["CTX_TEXUTIL_EXTRAS"] =~ /^(no|off|false|0)$/io) then
>>                     @@programs.each do |p|
>>                         cmd = @@programs[p.to_i]
>>                         logger.report("running #{cmd}")
>>                         system(cmd)
>> end
>>                 end
>>             end
>>     
>
>
> could we use something like "kpsexpand \$CTX_TEXUTIL_EXTRAS"? This way
> I could set this in texmf.cnf and on the command line.
>
>   
each kpse call slows down processing; it would be easier in mkiv where we have more control, so for mkii we need to stick to setting this in the env  


Hans 

-----------------------------------------------------------------
                                          Hans Hagen | PRAGMA ADE
              Ridderstraat 27 | 8061 GH Hasselt | The Netherlands
     tel: 038 477 53 69 | fax: 038 477 53 74 | www.pragma-ade.com
                                             | www.pragma-pod.nl
-----------------------------------------------------------------



More information about the dev-context mailing list