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- Subject: Re: [ANN] Lua 5.3.0 (work3) now available
- From: Ico <lua@...>
- Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2014 08:59:12 +0200
* On 2014-06-19 22:32:35 +0200, Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo wrote:
> Lua 5.3.0 (work3) is now available for testing at
> Here are the main changes since work2:
> - deprecation of some math functions
I'm sorry to see some of the math functions go.
I believe that the rationale for cleaning up mathlib was that newer C
libraries offer so many functions it would hurt size and portability to
include them all, and it would be a matter of principle to stick to the
set of functions available in C89. But now it seems that even good old
atan2() is being moved into LUA_COMPAT_MATHLIB.
Is the inclusion/exclusion of the various functions still open for