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Embedding a scripting language in OGRE - too many choices!
NoelBlakley
#1 Posted : Saturday, June 30, 2018 5:16:05 AM(UTC)
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Hello,

I'm ready to embed a scripting language into my OGRE engine/games to allow for more flexibility, but I'm dazzled by the array of choices.
I'm sticking to C++ as the core language but want to read in script files for AI and scene construction so this scripting language will need some binding to OGRE and non-OGRE C++ classes. So far my choices are:
Python / PyPy
Lua / Luabind / toLua
Angelscript
Squirrel / SQPlus
Python-Ogre looks great, but it appears to be for people who use Python as their primary language. I prefer the Python language (due to history) over the other choices, but not if I have to given up the framework / integration advantages of C++.
I'm siding towards toLua++ from what I've read. Am I heading in the right direction?

Please help

I didn't find the right solution from the internet.

References:
https://forums.ogre3d.org/viewtopic.php?t=32054
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Thank you

absence
#2 Posted : Tuesday, July 3, 2018 8:08:59 AM(UTC)
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It's simply a matter of choice, and some work to do.
Squirrel and LUA are quite comparable, where LUA has a much larger community and libraries.
When it comes to Games, Squirrel was designed for that (avoiding internal "hickups" and a more stable and predictable behaviour when it comes to cpu-power/timing).
On the other end, it has "only" a bytecode compiler.
However, it's also a matter of personal choice.
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