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- Subject: Pari/GP has introduced lightweight anonymous function syntax
- From: Dirk Laurie <dirk.laurie@...>
- Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2012 12:43:49 +0200
We haven't opened this can of worms recently :-)
Pari/GP is a language with these features in common with Lua:
it has several types which at the C level looks like one type,
it is implemented as a library,
it comes with its own scripting language.
The basic function definition syntax was not heavy to start with:
but in Pari 2.5 anonymous syntax was introduced:
I'm not saying Lua should do it this way, I'm just relaying the info.