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Fabio Mascarenhas <> [2008-02-12 21:51:48]:

> Alien is a Foreign Function Interface (FFI) for Lua. An FFI lets you
> call functions in dynamic libraries (.so, .dylib, .dll, etc.) from Lua
> code without having to write, compile and link a C binding from the
> library to Lua. In other words, it lets you write extensions that call
> out to native code using just Lua. It uses Bruno Haible's ffcall
> ( behind the scenes.

What's the difference between C/Invoke[1]? C/Invoke already has Lua


-- ynezz