future of luajit?

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future of luajit?

Tim Menzies
luajit is lagging lua 5.3 (e.g. _G, not _ENV, is supported).

should we expect updates to luajit?

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Re: future of luajit?

Dirk Laurie-2
Op Wo., 3 Okt. 2018 om 21:24 het Timothy Menzies <[hidden email]> geskryf:
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> luajit is lagging lua 5.3 (e.g. _G, not _ENV, is supported).

Mike Pall always said _ENV would not be supported, but a lot of 5.3 is.

> should we expect updates to luajit?

Don't ask us. The LuaJIT list is still quite active. Maybe the answer
to this question lurks in that list archive.

https://www.freelists.org/archive/luajit/09-2018

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Re: future of luajit?

云风 Cloud Wu
In reply to this post by Tim Menzies


在 2018年10月4日,上午3:20,Timothy Menzies <[hidden email]> 写道:

luajit is lagging lua 5.3 (e.g. _G, not _ENV, is supported).

should we expect updates to luajit?


It’s simple to patch luajit to support _ENV .