[Meego-architecture] Local Content Protection
joel.clark at intel.com
Fri Nov 5 04:19:18 PDT 2010
But your most recent answer says "Applications can't do that via any API".
If this is to be supported, then the feature entry needs to include enough detail so that folks other than architect and developer can understand how to make it work. It's not that clear yet.
From: Janne Karhunen [mailto:Janne.Karhunen at nokia.com]
Sent: Friday, November 05, 2010 4:16 AM
To: Clark, Joel
Cc: janne.hirvimies at nokia.com; sakari.poussa at nokia.com; mats.m.bergstrom at stericsson.com; meego-architecture at lists.meego.com; Ware, Ryan R
Subject: Re: [Meego-architecture] Local Content Protection
Ok, so we just lost 2 architects claiming something about this.
Arjan is the wrong guy to talk to when it comes to security. Speak
to Elena, me, Ryan or Casey. It will be supported in the way I
On 11/05/2010 01:01 PM, ext Clark, Joel wrote:
> Feature request says:
> "Meego shall support a file system where selected content stored on the local storage device (HDD, SSD, or USB Drive) is only readable by the applications explicitly granted access by the owning application."
> Arjan said:
> I don't think we support this, and I wouldn't know how to support this with any degree of confidence/hardening.
> Janne Karhunen said:
> You can request changes to access control rules in manifest file that comes with the package. It's up to the software installer to put the rules in place when software is being installed. Application can't do that via any API.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Janne Karhunen [mailto:Janne.Karhunen at nokia.com]
> Sent: Friday, November 05, 2010 1:14 AM
> To: Clark, Joel
> Cc: janne.hirvimies at nokia.com; sakari.poussa at nokia.com; mats.m.bergstrom at stericsson.com; meego-architecture at lists.meego.com; Ware, Ryan R
> Subject: Re: [Meego-architecture] Local Content Protection
> Ok, who said no and to what, exactly? Please elaborate.
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