On 2/23/12 2:27 AM, Miles Bader wrote:
I find this bifurcating, the only way to figure the intent of the poster,Jay Carlson <email@example.com> writes:One example of this is utf8 validity. assert_utf8(s) really wants to privately decorate s with s::utf8.is_valid. As it happens there are some reserved bits left in Lua string internals so this is one of those rare cases of a cooperative v(ictim).... except that "is valid utf8" is probably not a sufficiently important or useful concept to warrant using rare reserved bits for... -miles
(ironic | serious) is by looking up the history of his postings.
Of course one should think for oneself. But there is no way to
"follow" the conversation here sometimes ...