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- Subject: Re: Ruby philosophy vs Lua philosophy
- From: Petite Abeille <petite.abeille@...>
- Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2013 23:55:28 +0100
On Feb 27, 2013, at 10:58 PM, Andrew Starks <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> But let's face it. On the day that Lua 5.2 was announced, there was no
> standard TCP/IP library that worked on major computing, without
> hacking the source or finding some random guy's github repository (is
> this still the case???). That sucks. Hard.
Meh. Lua is very much a BYO, DIY kind of ecosystem. A bit like an auberge espagnol, where one gets what one brings with.
I personally like it that way; character forming, as in "what doesn't kill you makes you stronger" :D
On the other hand, if you would like to help, Hisham's LuaRocks is the place to go: