Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
What's the story with these ads on Slashdot? Check out our new blog post to find out. ×
Programming

Submission + - Wikipedia Chooses Lua As Its New Template Language->

bonch writes: In an attempt to tackle the inefficient complexity of its current template system, Wikipedia will be adopting the Lua scripting language. Known most for its use in videogame scripting, particularly World of Warcraft, Lua is lightweight and designed for easy integration into existing applications. The transition is expected to begin after the release of MediaWiki 1.19, possibly in May.
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Wikipedia Chooses Lua As Its New Template Language

Comments Filter:

If it wasn't for Newton, we wouldn't have to eat bruised apples.

Working...