Re: [textadept] LuaJIT == Overkill?

From: Robert <>
Date: Sat, 20 Nov 2010 13:03:38 +0100

On Sat, Nov 20, 2010 at 1:10 AM, mitchell <> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've compiled textadept to use LuaJIT, but I really don't notice any
> differences in speed. The LPeg lexer is written in C anyway so I don't think
> LuaJIT affects it much, if at all. Does anyone have experience with LuaJIT?
> Is it overkill for a text editing environment?
> mitchell

Don't know much about LuaJIT but does it make a difference for doing
string replacing/searches in huge files? Most things in Textadept
don't take long so it's probably hard to notice/measure.

Also, have you seen this discussion on lpeg optimisation?:

Received on Sat 20 Nov 2010 - 07:03:38 EST

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