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You are writes, This lua 5.1.4 bugs,


2011/11/20 Mike Pall <>
zhiguo zhao wrote:
> Why? integer too long?
> windows 32bits, msvc2008 build.

Support for hexadecimal floating-point numbers is a C99 feature.
MSVC is not C99-compliant, please complain to Microsoft.

> Lua 5.1.4  Copyright (C) 1994-2008, PUC-Rio
> > i = 0x100000000000000
> > print(i)
> 4294967295

Note that you're getting a wrong result with plain Lua. Would you
rather silently get a wrong result or a proper error message?