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Roberto wrote the following:

Subject: Experiments with Scripting Languages
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Date: Fri, 07 Apr 2000 15:55:05 -0300
From: Roberto Ierusalimschy <>
Status: RO

We translated to Lua the scripts from the "Experiments with Scripting and 
User-Interface Languages", by Brian W. Kernighan & Christopher J. Van Wyk 
(see at Here are
the timings for Lua (new version), Lua 3.2, and Perl (version 5.004_04 
built for i386-linux). (We will soon put the scprits in the site.)


Are these scripts somewhere on the site? I would be interested in! Maybe 
they are useful to show people some of the benefits of Lua at my