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On 21 February 2011 17:51, Dimiter "malkia" Stanev <> wrote:
> Hi Alex,
> Wouldn't argv[0] that is given to main() work for Linux?
> I guess in the situation where luajit is .so, .dll, or .dylib that won't be
> easy. But maybe there is a compiler specific global __argv, etc.

I don't think you can guarantee argv[0] is always set appropriately
(though it will be for anything launched from a shell). The logic is
more complicated - you'd have to check in cwd, then through every path
in $PATH.