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On Thu, Sep 2, 2010 at 4:11 PM, Peter Cawley <> wrote:
> The obvious solution to me is to allow the internally used allocator
> to be changed, and allocate those megaoctects as userdata themselves
> (with said userdata not actually being exposed to any Lua script, nor
> having any fancy metatable).

If the userdata is truly not exposed to Lua, it will be collected very
quickly.  The effects of this are quite undesirable. :)