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On Mon, Jun 18, 2012 at 12:38 PM, Enrico Tassi <> wrote:
> You should really think Lua has no array, it has just (hash) tables.

Except, don't assume O(n log n). For 'sequences' (i = 1..n) tables are
very fast, and once LuaJIT has finished looking at an inner loop, then
the 'hash' lookup obj.field is compiled pretty much as a C compiler

As for the concern about LuaJIT being a one-man effort:  so were
Beethoven's symphonies ;)

steve d.