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- Subject: Re: Is "scripting" truly Lua's future?
- From: Petite Abeille <petite_abeille@...>
- Date: Sat, 13 Sep 2008 20:44:57 +0200
On Sep 12, 2008, at 9:37 PM, Matt Campbell wrote:
If I'm designing a new application, should I write the application
core in C and then use Lua for scripting on top of that, or should I
write the application in Lua, using C extension modules only where
For what it's worth, as a hobby, I use Lua to write applications, only
using extension modules when there are no other alternatives.
After all, one can get quite a bit of mileage out of just bare bone
As a concrete example of an arguably full fledge application, Nanoki,
a wiki server, is fully implemented in Lua, using only a handful of
low level C modules:
Just my 2¢.