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- Subject: Re: A question on the definition of a chunk
- From: Roberto Ierusalimschy <roberto@...>
- Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2012 14:15:19 -0300
>  http://www.lua.org/manual/5.2/manual.html#3.3.2
> "The unit of execution of Lua is called a chunk. Syntactically, a
> chunk is simply a block:
> chunk ::= block"
The fact that a chunk is a block does not mean that any block is a
chunk. Chunks do not nest (unlike blocks). A chunk is an outermost block
which you feed to "load".