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- Subject: string.format() and %Ns with N>99
- From: Thomas Lauer <thomas.lauer@...>
- Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 10:26:47 +0000
string.format() doesn't support '%s' string widths larger than 99.
Is there a specific reason for this limit? If not, perhaps it could be
relaxed to say 512 (see MAX_ITEM in lstrlib.c).
At any rate, shouldn't this limit be mentioned in passing in the
documentation for string.format()?