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On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 2:52 PM, Stefan wrote:
> Hear, hear!
> -- Average function using arithmetic mean
> -- (using proposed math.sum function)
> function math.avg(...)
>    return math.sum(...) / select("#",...)
> end
> On a side note, I find it vaguely disappointing how many (too quick)
> responses to the original post were utterly wrong given the sample results.

The main difference I can see between my "too quick" response and your
"well thought-out solution" is that mine works, and yours doesn't.

> I know (hope?) we all could do better given some real effort. This seems to
> be a bit of a trend lately - of shooting from the hip with solution/sample
> code. Perhaps we should be less quick to respond and more careful with such
> responses?

Release Early, Release Often :-)

 - Jeff