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RestrictedPython provides a restricted execution environment for Python, e.g. for running untrusted code.

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RestrictedPython is a defined subset of the Python language which allows to provide a program input into a trusted environment.

For full documentation please see or the local docs/index.


4.0a1 (2017-05-05)

  • Mostly complete rewrite based on Python AST module. [loechel (Alexander Loechel), icemac (Michael Howitz), stephan-hof (Stephan Hofmockel), tlotze (Thomas Lotze)]

  • switch to pytest

  • The compile_restricted* functions now return a namedtuple CompileResult instead of a simple tuple.

3.6.0 (2010-07-09)

  • Add name check for names assigned during imports using the from x import y format.

  • Add test for name check when assigning an alias using multiple-context with statements in Python 2.7.

  • Add tests for protection of the iterators for dict and set comprehensions in Python 2.7.

3.6.0a1 (2010-06-05)

  • Remove support for DocumentTemplate.sequence - this is handled in the DocumentTemplate package itself.

3.5.2 (2010-04-30)

  • Remove a testing dependency on zope.testing.

3.5.1 (2009-03-17)

  • Add tests for Utilities module.

  • Filter DeprecationWarnings when importing Python’s sets module.

3.5.0 (2009-02-09)

  • Drop legacy support for Python 2.1 / 2.2 (__future__ imports of nested_scopes / generators.).

3.4.3 (2008-10-26)

  • Fix deprecation warning: with is now a reserved keyword on Python 2.6. That means RestrictedPython should run on Python 2.6 now. Thanks to Ranjith Kannikara, GSoC Student for the patch.

  • Add tests for ternary if expression and for with keyword and context managers.

3.4.2 (2007-07-28)

  • Changed homepage URL to the PyPI site

  • Improve README.txt.

3.4.1 (2007-06-23)

3.4.0 (2007-06-04)

  • RestrictedPython now has its own release cycle as a separate project.

  • Synchronized with RestrictedPython from Zope 2 tree.

3.2.0 (2006-01-05)

  • Corresponds to the verison of the RestrictedPython package shipped as part of the Zope 3.2.0 release.

  • No changes from 3.1.0.

3.1.0 (2005-10-03)

  • Corresponds to the verison of the RestrictedPython package shipped as part of the Zope 3.1.0 release.

  • Remove unused fossil module, SafeMapping.

  • Replaced use of deprecated whrandom module with random (aliased to whrandom for backward compatibility).

3.0.0 (2004-11-07)

  • Corresponds to the verison of the RestrictedPython package shipped as part of the Zope X3.0.0 release.

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