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- Subject: Re: package.loaders -> Is modifying it supported?
- From: Chris Marrin <chris@...>
- Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 10:55:16 -0800
I notice that Lua 5.1 introduces a new table, package.loaders that
includes a series of functions that are invoked trying to satisfy a
Is it this table supported? Is it ok to modify it (from the code that
embeds LUA) to introduce generic loaders that should be executed before
the existing ones?
I have done this in my system to use my own file lookup logic and to
load non-lua files using require. It works like a champ.
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