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- Subject: Re: Using Lua for core application logic, gluing to C++ GUI
- From: Ivan Krylov <krylov.r00t@...>
- Date: Thu, 30 Aug 2018 19:45:23 +0300
> I just finished up a TLS wrapper for Lua  and I have used it
> with Lua coroutines  to handle event-driven servers .
This is great, thank you! I was wondering what to use for TLS (mbedTLS
looks interesting if the target language is plain C), but libtls API
feels more straightforward. I will still probably have to experience
the wonders of cross-compiling for Android.
> I tend to write the main application in Lua and use C for
> wrapping up libraries or for speed (in my case, mostly wrapping up
Thanks for confirming that this approach is viable.
> I also create an executable that embeds Lua plus all the
> modules required for the program to run included.
I wonder if it is considered a sane thing to wrap a library implemented
in Lua as C/C++ code.