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Re: [AUCTeX-devel] Pass options to the TeX processor

From: Mosè Giordano
Subject: Re: [AUCTeX-devel] Pass options to the TeX processor
Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 21:12:55 +0100

Hi Ralf,

2014-02-20 20:41 GMT+01:00 Ralf Angeli <address@hidden>:
> Couldn't -shell-escape be used to do malitious stuff together with the
> "right" LaTeX file contents?

Yes, that's correct and indeed that's why shell escape is usually
disabled by default in TeX distributions.

> If that's the case I'd not make such a
> file-local variable safe.  It would be better if the user had to confirm
> its use, especially if the file has not been prepared by herself.

Ok, I'll do so, thanks for your suggestion!


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