Preprint A386/2005
The implementation of Lua 5.0
Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo | Ierusalimschy, Roberto | Celes, Waldemar
Keywords:
We discuss the main novelties of the implementation of Lua~5.0: its register-based virtual machine, the new algorithm for optimizing tables used as arrays, the implementation of closures, and the addition of coroutines.