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> On 20 Sep 2016, at 08:11, steve donovan <> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 20, 2016 at 4:39 AM, Erik Hougaard <> wrote:
>> The only trouble you can get into, is if your DLL is 32bit and the Windows
>> Program is 64bit, then you need a Lua53.dll compiled for 64bit (a 64bit
>> process cannot load a 32bit DLL).
> The other thing that's important: the DLL must also be compiled with
> mingw so that both the program and the DLL are using the same runtime.

This  ^^^   actually is the most important caveat. 64 vs 32 bit you will notice immediately, yet having the wrong runtime, will give you hard to trace sporadic failures.