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- Subject: Re: What's the best way to determine if a string is a reserved word in a C module?
- From: Sean Conner <sean@...>
- Date: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 04:00:09 -0400
It was thus said that the Great Huang Luyu once stated:
> Hi all,
> I want to write a C module for Lua, which needs determine if a string is a
> reserved word.
What do you mean be a "reserved word"? For Lua? For C? The best bet is
to just check a list of words since there aren't that many reserved words in
either language. Lua has around 20+ words (depends upon version) and C has
around 30+ words (again, depends upon version).