The Mix Release documentation states the following with regards to
Another way to run commands is with
rpc, which will connect to the system currently running and instruct it to execute the given expression. This means you need to guarantee the system was already started and be careful with the instructions you are executing. You can also use
remoteto connect a remote IEx session to the system.
This raised a question for me: what are the dangers hinted at here of runing
Is it that one could impact normal running application processes whereas
eval would run things in a more contained way? Any additional explanation and/or examples would be super helpful.