On Fri, Feb 17, 2012 at 1:34 AM, Xavier Wang <firstname.lastname@example.org
> I have made one several months ago.
> Any feedback welcome :-)
> 2012/2/17 Sven Olsen <email@example.com
> > Since upgrading to 5.2, I've been missing Peter Shook's "unpack tables by
> > name" patch. RiscLua includes a 5.2 compatible version of the patch, but,
> > it's strictly limited to the case of unpacking locals, whereas
> > the original 5.1 patch would unpack into arbitrary variables.
> > I preferred the old patch because it made it possible to selectively copy
> > pieces of a table without the need to quote variable names, i.e.,
> > _ENV=env1
> > a,b,c,d in env2
> > Does anyhow have a 5.2 version of the patch that supports the old semantics?
> > (My own attempt to update Peter's 5.1 code to the 5.2 parser failed
> > miserably.)
> > Thanks,
> > -Sven