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- Subject: Re: Defining a library for mutable byte arrays
- From: Javier Guerra Giraldez <javier@...>
- Date: Sat, 4 Jun 2011 21:09:02 -0500
On Sat, Jun 4, 2011 at 2:45 PM, Axel Kittenberger <email@example.com> wrote:
> I don't quite get the difference. In Lua strings actually are byte
> streams. Is it eventually about byte streams/strings that are not
> interned? (unique)?
the main difference is mutability. being non-interned is just a
consequence that can be handy on some cases.