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- Subject: Re: ~= vs. !=
- From: Reuben Thomas <rrt@...>
- Date: Wed, 26 Nov 2003 20:14:27 +0100 (CET)
> It's not a big deal, but I'm curious. Is there any intention of
> including '!=' as an alternative to '~='? I was even thinking about
> including that locally myself, but it would be very nice if the standard
> syntax supported it as well.
That and # for comments are the two most annoying things about Lua
(historically I guess there wasn't the consensus about notation we have
today). They could both be introduced as alternatives quite happily
(though my preference would be to see the existing forms deprecated).
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