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- Subject: Re: Thought experiment: what would you remove from Lua
- From: Dibyendu Majumdar <mobile@...>
- Date: Wed, 1 Aug 2018 21:21:23 +0100
On 1 August 2018 at 21:18, Sean Conner <email@example.com> wrote:
>> >> Meta tables are indeed another problematic feature from optimization
>> >> point of view.
>> > You *really* don't use C-based modules at all, do you? Because without
>> > metatables, userdata becomes rather useless.
>> Apologies I don't mean to argue. But maybe you are thinking of meta methods?
> Yes, which require metatables to store.
Sorry you didn't get my point at all. I was specifically talking about
using standard Lua tables as an implementation approach - its nothing
to do with the functional goal .