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On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 6:15 AM, David Given wrote:
> BTW, not having anything like stdlib or stdio does make certain aspects of
> the porting a... challenge. In particular, it surprised me that the file I/O
> parts of Lua are mixed in with the pure logic parts; I had to disembowel
> lauxlib.c quite heavily. It would be nice if we could have all the file I/O
> moved into a separate file, for ease of use in file-less embedded
> environments.

I think this is related to the "I/O library abstraction" proposal [1,2].