AppImage

AppImage

Postby dark9 » Mon Jun 20, 2016 10:52 am

http://appimage.org/

This will make it hell lot easier for Windows users to download and run any linux app or install it very easily. :D

MuseScore example:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btmK0Cg1DJs
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Re: AppImage

Postby Swarfendor437 » Tue Jun 21, 2016 12:28 pm

Having read about them here:

http://askubuntu.com/questions/774490/w ... install-it

I can see that there could be the potential for hidden code that could potentially wipe out a GNU/Linux OS in much the same way contaminated .apk packages in android store. ;) :D
https://vimeo.com/user15592214
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Re: AppImage

Postby dark9 » Wed Jun 22, 2016 4:41 pm

Shouldn't be an issue if one downloads app in appimage format from authors website. :)
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Re: AppImage

Postby Swarfendor437 » Wed Jun 22, 2016 10:10 pm

But what if website gets an 'injection' of code? ;) :D
https://vimeo.com/user15592214
https://trisquel.info/
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