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RE: How to advertise?

One problem with something like murgalua is it's only as strong as it's weakest link. If one of the components has a problem, all of murgalua is tarnished. Right now, it seems like luasocket is pretty weak. The documentation is scarce and I've found 2 serious problems just in superficial testing. It's hard to overcome that with advertising.

One problem is that no headers are returned on a get request. If you pass it a URL for a site that doesn't exist, luasocket just wretches and heaves. I also tried the coroutine example for luasocket in the 5.1 "Programming in Lua" book and couldn't get it to work at all. Of course, it's a complex example, so it's not too frightening that it doesn't work and it's definitely possible I botched something up. On the other hand, if a powerful technique like efficiently processing multiple http get requests worked, that would be a major selling point for murgalua.

01-23-2008 04:19 AM
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How to advertise? - mikshaw - 01-21-2008, 12:42 PM
RE: How to advertise? - iGame3D - 01-21-2008, 05:31 PM
RE: How to advertise? - JohnMurga - 01-21-2008, 05:51 PM
RE: How to advertise? - asafp - 01-23-2008 04:19 AM
RE: How to advertise? - JohnMurga - 01-24-2008, 07:02 PM
RE: How to advertise? - iGame3D - 01-23-2008, 08:45 AM
RE: How to advertise? - asafp - 01-25-2008, 06:12 AM
RE: How to advertise? - asafp - 01-25-2008, 06:27 AM
RE: How to advertise? - asafp - 01-25-2008, 06:52 AM
RE: How to advertise? - mikshaw - 01-25-2008, 07:33 AM
RE: How to advertise? - asafp - 01-25-2008, 08:42 AM
RE: How to advertise? - mikshaw - 01-25-2008, 09:41 AM
RE: How to advertise? - JohnMurga - 01-26-2008, 02:21 AM
RE: How to advertise? - JohnMurga - 01-26-2008, 07:03 AM
RE: How to advertise? - mmburke - 01-31-2008, 08:23 AM
RE: How to advertise? - mikshaw - 01-31-2008, 11:11 AM
RE: How to advertise? - iGame3D - 01-31-2008, 08:30 PM
RE: How to advertise? - mmburke - 02-01-2008, 03:04 AM
RE: How to advertise? - asafp - 02-01-2008, 04:06 AM
RE: How to advertise? - JohnMurga - 02-01-2008, 04:18 AM
RE: How to advertise? - JohnMurga - 02-01-2008, 04:08 AM

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