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Re: Scripting Scribus

Posted by: Anonymous [ip: 85.224.253.80] on February 14, 2008 04:31 PM
About the execution of arbitrary executables: Python will let you do that, but there's a difference in code that is embedded in documents that are being passed around and the ability to add scripts to your application, which won't be spread.
As far as I understand, these scripts are connected to the program, not the produced documents.
Compare with plug-ins in your webbrowser. They can also do pretty much anything, which is the reason you wouldn't install just anything from anyone.

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