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- Subject: Re: help to (slightly) modify Lua interpreter
- From: Francesco Abbate <francesco.bbt@...>
- Date: Thu, 5 Nov 2009 21:32:08 +0100
2009/11/5 Jerome Vuarand <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> If you don't mind modifying Lua itself, why can't you use Metalua ?
> What's the difference between a patched Lua and Metalua ?
Well, I could use Metalua, this is something that I will take into
consideration, but using it will add a significant layer of complexity
to my software. In fact, metalua allows you to modify Lua as your need
even at runtime but this is not really needed in my case since I want
a simple modification of Lua to be used over and over, always the
same. So, I think that a change in Lua will be justified, the only
problem could be the technical difficulty of implementing this change.
In addition I think that the Lua code base is more mature and stable