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Re: Higher level languages as part of the core of SVN

From: eg <egoots_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-10-21 22:43:47 CEST

Erik Huelsmann wrote:
> So, that's what I understand from the background. I too however have
> my concerns. From one of the papers on the Lua site: "All statements
> in Lua are executed in a global environment, which keeps all global
> variables and functions. This environment is initialized at the
> beginning of the host program and persists until its end." This
> sentence seems to conflict (badly!) with our opinion that our
> libraries are to be thread safe: global variables generally are not,
> as is the global interpreter resource. Or is the article outdated?
> [Lua-an extensible extension language (http://www.lua.org/spe.html)]
>

The following thread might shed some additional light:
http://lua-users.org/lists/lua-l/2006-02/msg00358.html

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