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- Subject: Re: [ANN] el - an interactive shell-friendly form of Lua
- From: steve donovan <steve.j.donovan@...>
- Date: Thu, 2 Dec 2021 19:20:20 +0200
On Thu, Dec 2, 2021 at 5:38 PM Lorenzo Donati
> It would be nice to have a complete "portable" application (in the
> Windows sense, i.e. relocatable), so that it doesn't depend on system
> paths. Maybe just use a specific env var like EL_DEFAULT_HOME, where the
> user could specify the directory el needs.
I like this idea. Even in the Linux-y world, people are starting to
get annoyed with stuff being put in their nice tidy home directories.
Sorry that my essays get too large. As Blaise Pascal once wrote at the
end of a letter "I have made this longer than usual because I have not
had time to make it shorter."