[links-list] Re: javascript, was Re: Re: Cookies

Petr Baudis pasky at pasky.ji.cz
Tue May 7 02:56:59 PDT 2002

Dear diary, on Tue, May 07, 2002 at 11:18:24AM CEST, I got a letter,
where csaba.raduly at sophos.com told me, that...
> On 05/05/2002 16:49:59 Pasky wrote:
> >Dear diary, on Sun, May 05, 2002 at 05:30:45PM CEST, I got a letter, where
> >Jonas Fonseca <fonseca at diku.dk> told me, that...
> [snip suggestion of embedding Javascript interpreter]
> >> Possibly also making a more standardized interface towards scripting
> based on
> >> how lua is done now. This could be very interesting.
> >
> >This is planned, although it's probably not what you meant. Please don't
> mix
> >scripting and scripting. Lua does something completely different than JS.
> Lua
> >is browser-side scripting, JS is document-side scripting.
> >
> Can't see why it won't be possible to use JS for what Lua is used now.
> Instead of having two script interpreters, we could have one. We could even
> write a Lua interpreter in Javascript :-)

Hmm, and what about JavaScript interpreter in Lua? ;)

				Petr "Pasky" Baudis
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