lua-users home
lua-l archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]


On 17/01/06, Lisa Parratt <> wrote:
> So because someone might cut their fingers off, we shouldn't use knives?
> Just because someone might burn themselves, we shouldn't cook food?

     Please stop trying to be Lao-Tze.

> Just because a facility has consequences that may be problematical is no
> reason to utterly dismiss the facility.

     Luiz is talking about all the old code that would break with this
new type function. Unfortunately people can't see the future yet, so
as to avoid burning themselves.