Snappy Confinement and AppArmor

Jamie Strandboge jamie at
Wed Feb 25 18:44:45 UTC 2015

On 02/25/2015 09:52 AM, Gustavo Niemeyer wrote:

>> the package is only useful for editing files after you copied them into
>> $HOME/apps/vim.ogra/<version>/
>> it cant open anything outside of this dir due to confinement (unless i
>> ship an override apparmor profile which means i cant upload to the store
>> and have automatic landings anymore)
> That means it's somewhat of a toy. It'd be nice to have a better
> answer for people that want to use common editors. That's actually one
> of the very weak points I felt when using Core OS for a while.. many
> mundane procedures based on using common tools suddenly became an
> uncomfortable hack. It'd be great to do better on that area.
I agree and this is what comfy is intended to solve, at least in part.

Jamie Strandboge       

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