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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] sHype access control architecture for Xen

To: aq <aquynh@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] sHype access control architecture for Xen
From: Ray Valdez <rvaldez@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2005 09:49:26 -0400
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On 6/21/05, Tupshin Harper <tupshin@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> aq wrote:
> >any plan to write the tool in other language, not Java? i guess not
> >many people (include me) are willing to install Java on their system.
> >
> >since python is used in xen, i  think it is a good candidate.
> >
> >i will play with the code and give some feedbacks.

> Ensuring that the code compiles cleanly with gcj would eliminate this

We will look into compiling the tool with gcj. Thanks. We will appreciate
your feedback.

> but we still need java to run the binary code, dont we?

No. The tool is used for generating a binary policy file, which can then be
loaded into sHype via the
xeno-unstable.bk/tools/policy/policy_tool command.


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