Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 21st Apr 2012 18:22 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes "Lua OS is - or aspires to become - two things: 1) a first-class modern Linux distribution for the desktop that you can use every day for everything you want to do with your computer - and something that is always offering enjoyment. 2) a next-generation, orthogonally persistent operating system for portable, manageable and secure scripting code. The Lua OS project is spearheaded by Stefan Reich who deserted from Google Inc. in 2008 in order to pursue much greater visions."
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by Athlander on Sat 21st Apr 2012 23:43 UTC
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I tried looking for more details about this, but the website reads as if it were written by someone with ADHD.

From what I can gather, it's a Linux distro that uses Java/Swing for its GUI, or something like that. There was also something about sandboxing...

Reading makes me wonder if there's a specific goal beyond making a "Linux distribution that is awesome and uses Lua for a lot of stuff."

I like Lua so I wish the project well and hope the enthusiasm lasts at least until a 1.0 release.

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