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- Subject: Re: LoadLibrary and 5.2
- From: David Burgess <dabsoft@...>
- Date: Tue, 12 Jan 2010 08:36:30 +1100
Sometime ago some powerful arguments for no change were placed on the
list. I believe the arguments are still valid.
Antonio Scuri wrote:
Some time ago was suggested to change LoadLibrary to LoadLibraryEx then use
the LOAD_WITH_ALTERED_SEARCH_PATH flag. This would benefit the Lua for
Windows distribution so it would not have to change the PATH when installed
and we can have a standalone Lua for Windows distribution, I mean running on
a pen drive without the need of any installation.
This is necessary because Lua for Windows uses a "clibs" subfolder for all
DLLs. The use of the "clibs" subfolder gives Lua for Windows a more
My question is, can we have that change in 5.2? It still makes sense?