View Full Version : [ubuntu] [SOLVED] Zero Install

November 16th, 2008, 07:55 AM
Is Zero Install worth it? Is it safe to use or is it a security risk?


November 16th, 2008, 08:55 AM
Zero-Install is safe to use, because it only installs programs into your home directory unless you specify otherwise.

November 16th, 2008, 09:26 AM
This sounds very interesting for software testing purposes, but it seems that the available applications list is not very big. I wonder why?

I tried to find more threads about "Zero Install", but there is only one thread that specifically talk about it - http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=751628

I also would like to hear some opinions from people actually using it. Not only about security, but also about integration, conflicts and so on...