lua-users home
lua-l archive

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

On Oct 2, 2008, at 5:58 PM, Xruptor wrote:

This is why I would like to strip all magic characters from a string before
parsing ;)  Help is always appreciated.

"Sometimes, you want to change every plain occurrence of s1 to s2, without regarding any character as magic. "

-- Roberto Ierusalimschy, Programming in Lua, "Tricks of the Trade", December 2003