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> 2013/9/10 Andrew Starks <>:
> > In my very humble opinion (and despite my own transgressions into
> > discussions on its redesign :), it gets this balance perfectly... Except
> > when it prompts strings to numbers. .)
> More precisely: the exact spot where this irks me is that if you set
> metamethods for str:__add etc, they don't get invoked when tonumber()
> succeeds for both operands, EVEN WHEN BOTH ARE STRINGS.

Wthat do you mean, exactly? Can you please give an example?