Re: Running Applications

Stuart Young (
Sat, 12 Oct 1996 00:02:21 +1000 (EST)

Date: Sat, 12 Oct 1996 00:02:21 +1000 (EST)
From: Stuart Young <>
To: Bob Jernigan <>
cc: Francisco Pinto <>,,
Subject: Re: Running Applications
In-Reply-To: <>
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On Fri, 11 Oct 1996, Bob Jernigan wrote:

> This can be done but do you really want to?  Just to be sure I know
> what you're asking, you want to configure your browser so that when
> you click a url like "http://disk.destroyer.ugh/erasedsk.exe", the
> executable will immediately destroy your disk.  Is that what
> you want?

I believe he's intending to use this on local/company intranet where all 
data is a known quantity, not on the general WWW, where anything could 

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