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steve donovan wrote:
On Wed, Jun 10, 2009 at 12:02 PM, Olivier Hamel<> wrote:
* C Std Lib: More powerful support for format/additional functions like
string split/explode (Only if there is enough interest? Is anyone interested
in that anyways?)

They're very useful, but pure Lua implementations are usually fast enough.

Once lrexlib had rex.gsub implemented in Lua (with internal concatenation of string pieces via table.concat). Reimplementing rex.gsub in C made it about 20 times faster.