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Lua Version

  • Iguana uses Lua 5.1. Are there any plans to upgrade to Lua 5.2? If so, when?

    Possibly – there is some internal debate about whether or not it would break compatibility with customers that have written interfaces with Lua 5.1.

    Which features of Lua 5.2 are of interest to you?

    I was attempting to use:

    But I was getting some error that I was crossing a boundary between C++ and LUA when using pcall and one of the yield statements in the underscore.lua library.
    Some research led me to believe that the issue would be resolved if it was Lua 5.2.


    It could be the issue is also to do with difference in linking conventions for our compile of Lua vs. what Lua Rocks is using.


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