Quoting Jonathan Goble <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
On Wed, Dec 20, 2017 at 2:28 AM steve donovan <email@example.com>
(It is possible that I still have late 20-Century attitudes
to executable size)
That's OK; I would say that Lua itself has late 20th-century attitudes
toward executable size. And that's not necessarily a bad thing.
I guess you could call it late 20th-century attitude towards executable
size ... or you could call it "ready for IOT" where size and efficiency
will actually matter again.