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- Subject: Re: setting _ENV in Lua 5.2 when loading a file...?
- From: Miles Bader <miles@...>
- Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2011 20:09:56 +0900
Michal Kottman <email@example.com> writes:
> I could not find the message on this list, but I remember an
> 'io.lines' trick to do the job with load:
> function myloadfile(filename, env)
> return load(io.lines(filename, '*L'), filename, 't', env)
Hmm, I expect that's not very efficient for extremely large files
though... (even read"*a" is horrible for extremely large files!)
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