• Subject: Re: [ANN] Lua For Windows v5.1.3.3 Public Alpha2 released
• From: Philippe Lhoste <PhiLho@...>
• Date: Wed, 21 May 2008 15:18:12 +0200

```On 20/05/2008 04:26, gary ng wrote:
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```what
good would it be to double click on say
socket\http.lua ?
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Can use libcurl to fetch a page, parse it and do something if something has changed since last check.
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```How many lua scripts out on the net belongs to this
category ?
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Can be backup script or other stuff doing filesystem operations. I wrote a script converting a file from Dos ending to Mac ending. Can be nice to drag'n'drop such file to the script and make it do the conversion.
```A script can use a GUI library and do stuff the Windows way.
Etc.

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I don't say it is mandatory, and one can do shortcuts (links) for such tasks. But it can be useful and shouldn't be dispelled by a wave of hand.
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