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On 2010-03-15, Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo <> wrote:
> > It would be great if this patch (or its equivalent) makes its way into
>  > official Lua-5.1.4 patch list at
> Why? It's not a bug, is it?

Technically speaking it is not a bug. However, it is an obvious
performance improvement that would benefit many people who use Lua
(socket, COPAS, etc) for TCP servers. As far as I know the only
official place for in-between-release patches is Where else should this patch go?
How about ??


P.S. On closer inspection does include
performance related fixes. E.g.: Lua-5.1.4 #6:

6. GC may get stuck during parsing and avoids proper resizing of the
string table, making its lists grow too much and degrading