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Subject: Re: Why we want Lua on the IOC
From: Kevin Peterson <kmpeters@anl.gov>
To: "Hill, Jeff" <johill@lanl.gov>, Ben Franksen <benjamin.franksen@helmholtz-berlin.de>
Cc: "Tech Talk \(tech-talk@aps.anl.gov\)" <tech-talk@aps.anl.gov>
Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:59:03 -0600
Jeff,

The things you've implemented so far sound really interesting and
useful.  Is any of the code on github?

Kevin

On 2/23/17 4:19 PM, Hill, Jeff wrote:
> Hi Ben,
> 
> For reference, I have presented some talks on this topic at the last few EPICS meetings.
> 
> So far I have implemented the following.
> o A Lua-based CA server event filtering system where a small Lua snippet in the channel name postfix serves as the filter
> o A Lua-based IOC shell, callable from the legacy IOC shell, which can also invoke all of the registered IOC shell commands
> o A Lua-based scripting record, where Lua provides a comprehensive feature set, compared to CALC.
> 
> Thanks for your interest,
> 
> Jeff
> 


Replies:
RE: Why we want Lua on the IOC Lang, Keenan C.
RE: Why we want Lua on the IOC Hill, Jeff
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RE: Why we want Lua on the IOC Hill, Jeff

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