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On Sat, Oct 17, 2009 at 4:47 AM, Jiří Prymus <> wrote:
> Hi,
> I would like to know if there is any chance to convert lua function to
> c function. I program a small opencv wrapper and there is one wrapping
> function where I need pointer to function. And that's a problem
> because I can get only pointer to Lua function and when I convert it
> to C function then it does nothing. I know that lua functions are
> stored in tables and that's probably why it  doesn't work.
> In fact my problem is function gtk_signal_connect(...) where slot
> function is my lua function.

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