Re: Bash – ”Sourcing” script from another script

William Scott Lockwood III scott at guppylog.com
Tue Jan 6 15:21:41 UTC 2015


On Sun, Jan 4, 2015 at 4:09 PM, Johnny Rosenberg <gurus.knugum at gmail.com> wrote:
> Or is it better to just run the script in another shell sending it a lot of
> parameters?


Secure programming with regard to the bash shell (as you can tell from
the responses thus far) can be a very complex topic. I have found the
following links helpful as references when I have to write something
that requires security.

http://tldp.org/LDP/abs/html/
http://tldp.org/LDP/abs/html/securityissues.html
https://developer.apple.com/library/mac/documentation/OpenSource/Conceptual/ShellScripting/ShellScriptSecurity/ShellScriptSecurity.html
http://wiki.bash-hackers.org/howto/conffile
http://www.dwheeler.com/secure-programs/Secure-Programs-HOWTO/index.html


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