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- Subject: Re: cooperative multitasking
- From: Sean Middleditch <elanthis@...>
- Date: 07 Jun 2002 11:53:48 -0400
On Fri, 2002-06-07 at 11:55, RLake@oxfam.org.uk wrote:
> Sean Middleditch grumped:
> > In other words, there is no real multi-tasking in Lua. Just this
> > co-routine toy stuff...
> It's not a toy at all! It's extremely useful and I appreciate it.
> However, it may not be what you are looking for; calling it cooperative
> multitasking may be a bit misleading.
Yes, I meant it as a toy multi-tasker.
> This is great for writing generators, though, particularly with the
> new improved for statement (Thanks, guys!)