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AppImage

PostPosted: Mon Jun 20, 2016 10:52 am
by dark9
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

Re: AppImage

PostPosted: Tue Jun 21, 2016 12:28 pm
by Swarfendor437
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

Re: AppImage

PostPosted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 4:41 pm
by dark9
Shouldn't be an issue if one downloads app in appimage format from authors website. :)

Re: AppImage

PostPosted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 10:10 pm
by Swarfendor437
But what if website gets an 'injection' of code? ;) :D