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Hi lua-l,

( "[a] [b] c" ):match( "%[(.-)%] c" )
-> "a] [b"

>From or

> a single character class followed by '-', which also matches 0 or more
> repetitions of characters in the class. Unlike '*', these repetition
> items will always match the shortest possible sequence; 

The shortest possible sequence for the above is "b". Is this a bug?