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"pan shizhu" <> wrote:

> Hi all,
> The question is probably more C-related rather than Lua-related.
> I want to use Lua inside C program and sometimes it would be
> convenient if I can write lua source inside a C string.
> As far as I know the ISO standard for C requires the quotation mark
> "" to be within one single line. (Though actually most C compilers
> allow multi-line string inside ""). May I ask if there's an
> ISO-compliant way to embed multi-line string in C program?
> Regards,
> Pan, Shi Zhu

I believe you can do the following:

char *luaCode = "function foo()\n"
    "  print('foo')\n"

Not ideal, but hey, it works.

-Rob Hoelz