If you use eclipse you probably want to wait until alpha2.
It compiles using Visual Studio.
To run testlua you better fix the deprecated files (similar problems then alpha0)
To remove trailing () use reg expression () replaced by
The real problem is compiling using cygwin or Eclipse. The sh files are gone and the directory structure is completely revamps. Porting the native.sh file would be a lot of works.
I think the use of the global array cc for all the classes is a good idea but a longer name like ccx cc2d which is easier to search for would be preferable. But this is easy to fix anyway.
It is getting better but porting from one version to another can be a major hurdle I hope that this version when released will be stable.