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

To: Ray Valdez <rvaldez@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xense-devel] Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] sHype access control architecture for Xen
From: aq <aquynh@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2005 23:48:33 +0900
Cc: xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Stefan Berger <stefanb@xxxxxxxxxx>, Tupshin Harper <tupshin@xxxxxxxxxxx>, steven.hand@xxxxxxxxxxxx, xense-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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On 6/21/05, Ray Valdez <rvaldez@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 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
> issue.
> 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.

to tell the truth, installing java into any of my machines is the last
thing i want to do. if it is possible to compile java code to native
binary, that would be great. then java turns out to be even better
than python, right ;-)


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