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Am 18.01.11 18:05, schrieb David Favro:
> What a pity.  I've found and already fixed a bug in 5.2 alpha, but I'm not
> inclined to send it upstream to people who've no interest in my
> contribution.  Perhaps they will independently discover and fix it prior to
> the final release.  Is there at least some bug-tracking database where I
> could see if they're aware of it before I waste even more of my time fixing
> other bugs that are perhaps already fixed?

Why don't you just post your patch on this mailing list?  It will be
seen by the right people.

> On 01/18/2011 11:54 AM, Jim Whitehead II wrote:
>> On Tue, Jan 18, 2011 at 4:52 PM, David Favro <> wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> Is there any access to the Lua source code repository?  I've been all over
>>> the website but I can't seem to find it, and I hate working on stale
>>> released code, I don't want to start working on something that someone else
>>> has already done.  For example, should I notice a bug in 5.2-alpha, I would
>>> like to find out if it has been fixed already in the latest code, or if I
>>> should further pursue it.  If I tracked it down in the released 5.2-alpha
>>> code, I might be wasting my time.
>> Lua is open source, but not open development. There is no public
>> repository that contains anything other than what the authors have
>> released as alpha/beta/rc versions.
>> - Jim