Thursday May 25th, 2000
Patterned after the PHP filesystem functions, simple functions such as file read/write and directory create are supported. The code has not yet made it into the nightly build, but they expect it will get in soon.
XPInstallation of applications (e.g. the chatzilla xpinstall posted earlier) will always give notification of what is going on. Installing a chrome package is no different to installing an application - by accepting the install you are granting access to your system.