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On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 00:08, Alexander Gladysh <> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 21, 2011 at 23:53, Mike Pall <> wrote:
>> Alexander Gladysh wrote:
>>> In short, when we do mass lua_tolstring() conversions of number
>>> values, passed as function arguments, we sometimes encounter weird
>>> data corruption.
>> Thank you for the bug report and the test case! Fixed in git HEAD.
> Mike, thank you for the prompt fix! We will test it and report back ASAP.

Fix confirmed! Thanks again!

This is a long-standing critical (IMO) bug, which may cause data loss
to unsuspecting library users. For example we experienced it with (our
own) lua-hiredis library. So, if you could tag b9 soon, it would be