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On 13 August 2012 10:40, marbux <> wrote:
string.len (s)

Receives a string and returns its length. The empty string "" has
length 0. Embedded zeros are counted, so "a\000bc\000" has length 5.

Shouldn't that be:

Embedded zeros are *not* counted  ...


Best regards,



"a\000bc\000" is the same as "a\0bc\0" (numerical escape sequences are up to 3 characters long)