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- Subject: Re: Future plans for Lua and Unicode
- From: Miles Bader <miles@...>
- Date: Fri, 06 Jul 2012 01:41:08 +0900
"Simon Orde" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> You asked about libraries. I use iup, cd, im, lfs, luacom, luagl -
> plus, sometimes, luasql, md5, and socket. Actually, the string
> library built into lua itself is also an issue, as much (most?) of it
> presumably won't work with UTF-8.
It depends on what you're doing. UTF-8 is a very clever encoding, and
a lot of stuff works reasonably well with it even if the code wasn't
explicitly designed to do so.
The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or
fears or wishes rather than with their minds. -- Will Durant