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- Subject: Re: git binding for lua?
- From: Philippe Lhoste <PhiLho@...>
- Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2009 17:37:29 +0200
On 30/03/2009 16:40, Enrico Tassi wrote:
is anybody aware of any project working on a git binding/wrapper
for lua? search engines didnt reveal anything.
The sputnik wiki can use git as a backend. I believe it calls git
commands with os.execute, thus it may be not what you are looking for.
In any case I suggest to get in touch with sputnik guys, since it would
be a pity having "good" git bindings available and not sputnik using
I was asking a similar question to myself, except that's for Bazaar, my SCM of choice
(recent choice! yes, I was foolish enough to live without SCM for my little personal
I am not totally satisfied by current GUIs and since I don't know Python (yet - but I say
that for years!) I was wondering if one could make a lightweight GUI with Lua (perhaps
with tekUI? ;)). But since Bazaar is pure Python, I have no idea how to make a binding.
I looked at the Eclipse plugin (ie. Java) code and from what I understood, they just issue
command lines that they exec. Not my idea of good interface, but well, if it works...
I should look how TortoiseBzr does, perhaps.
Well, that is to say that os.execute isn't such a foolish idea, I suppose. But of course,
Git being written in C, a better binding can be done, with some work.
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