Re: [code] [textadept] Poll: LuaJIT Version Users

From: Pedro Andres Aranda Gutierrez <paaguti.att.gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:35:59 +0200

Neither do I. I use the curses version sporadically and mostly the GTK
version on Mac, Linux and FreeBSD...

/PA

On 24 April 2018 at 00:18, Ryan Pusztai <rpusztai.att.gmail.com> wrote:

> I don't use the LuaJIT version, only the normal version.
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> Regards,
> Ryan
>
> Sent from my phone
>
> On Mon, Apr 23, 2018, 5:30 PM Mitchell <m.att.foicica.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Back in 2014 (wow, it's been longer than I thought) I polled[1] this list
>> for users of Textadept's LuaJIT version. Recent experiments with 64-bit Mac
>> builds have yielded some LuaJIT pain, so Robert suggested another poll in
>> order to potentially save me some trouble :)
>>
>> Poll: is there anyone still using the LuaJIT version of Textadept?
>> (textadeptjit.exe on Windows, Textadept.app with TEXTADEPTJIT=1 env
>> variable on Mac, textadeptjit on Linux/BSD) If so, what OS are you running
>> on?
>>
>> As a refresher, from the FAQ[2]: "Other than access to the FFI Library,
>> textadeptjit does not provide any noteworthy benefits. It used to be the
>> case that textadeptjit was slightly faster when loading large files, but
>> Textadept 6.1 was the last version that had a noticible difference between
>> the two." Note that 6.1 was released at the end of 2012 (more than 5 years
>> ago).
>>
>> This is not a "majority rules" poll. If the JIT version is critical to
>> your line of work, then I'll keep working on it. As I recall, we had one
>> such responder to 2014's poll despite all other responses being in favor of
>> dropping LuaJIT support.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Mitchell
>>
>> [1]: https://foicica.com/lists/code/201412/2186.html
>> [2]: https://foicica.com/textadept/FAQ.html
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