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- Subject: Re: Non-uniqueness of module names
- From: Dirk Laurie <dirk.laurie@...>
- Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2019 21:54:46 +0200
Op Vr. 12 Apr. 2019 om 21:38 het Sean Conner <email@example.com> geskryf:
> It was thus said that the Great Abhijit Nandy once stated:
> > So why aren't the paths from where the modules are loaded, simply kept in a
> > table mapped to the module name?
> Because not all Lua modules have a path.
All modules loaded by 'require' and not found in package.loaded have a
path. These are the ones of interest in situations where there may be
uncertainty as to where the package was found.