[syslinux] [PATCH 0/2] improve Lua API for files and initramfs objects

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Fri Nov 18 12:16:02 PST 2016

On 11/10/16 04:38, Paul Emmerich via Syslinux wrote:
> Hi,
>> Ferenc Wágner <wferi at niif.hu>:
>> for reading configuration files from disk.  Does it not work with HTTP/
>> TFTP for you?  Using that, load_file could be implemented in Lua as:
> that does work, yes. It just looked like a file object should have a some way
> to get the contents. I'm actually not using it in our scripts.

It does seem useful.  So what you are saying here is that it isn't
actually broken, it is just suboptimal?


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