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- Subject: Re: LuaOS etc
- From: Jorge <xxopxe@...>
- Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2009 18:51:12 -0200
On Fri, 2009-12-18 at 19:34 +0000, Gavin Wraith wrote:
> I am a bit puzzled by this LuaOS thread. Surely the functionality
> of Lua is complementary, orthogonal even, to that of an OS?
Well, of course. The OS would be the environment were you would run your
programs, and would handle stuff like concurrent IO and persistence for
them. That's why i mentioned the C/UNIX relationship: UNIX was an
environment for writing and running C programs, written in C.