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On Tue, 09 Oct 2007 15:48:24 +0100, David Given <>

>Steve Heller wrote:
>> I wonder if it may be caused or related to a threading issue, or some
>> other program malfunctioning. I'm running it on a dual core machine.
>> Does the garbage collector run on a different thread? Could that cause
>> a race condition? This looks like a multithreading problem if it isn't
>> hardware.
>The Lua core doesn't use threads --- so unless your code is explicitly 
>using them, this shouldn't happen.

Nope. Ok, one more hypothesis down. Thanks!