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On 25 September 2013 10:48, Rob Kendrick <> wrote:
On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 04:33:41PM +0700, Gary Vaughan wrote:
> Zile Implements Lua Editors
> I am happy to announce release 3 of Zile, an alpha quality first
> cut at distributing through LuaRocks instead of as a source tarball,
> brought to you by the power of SlingShot, my rock releaser (get it?).

Can we have an "as well as a source tarball", please?  Some of us do not
use LuaRocks, and LuaRocks makes it more difficult to create
distribution packages.


Off topic
This is nothing personal against Zile as I probably would not use it, maybe this deserves it's own thread.
Generally if a module only has build and install instruction for LuaRocks, I will not entertain the module and ignore it.