Re: [code] The hopeful return

From: Robert Gieseke <>
Date: Sat, 27 Feb 2016 11:36:26 +0100


>> This was posted to the Lua mailing list recently:
>> Since it deals with installing LuaRocks locally, it may be of
>> help.
> Yes. I actually read the post, hoping for more internal secrets.
> However I found multiple ways to deal with the local issue that don't
> involve doing this step... well, doing the step for users anyway. One
> of them is simple really. You only append to the
> `~/.luarocks/config.lua` file with `_USERHOME/luarocks` path. Then
> you have **luarocks.path** read from that new location as root. That
> way it reads the modules located on the new custom local path and
> takes precedence with the custom root of the installs.

there was recently some discussion on the Lua mailing list about the
Lift tool[1] in which the Lit package manager [2, 3] was mentioned.

Some interesting ideas in there ...



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