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- Subject: Re: io:lines() and \0
- From: Francisco Olarte <folarte@...>
- Date: Fri, 21 Feb 2014 11:26:51 +0100
On Fri, Feb 21, 2014 at 7:21 AM, Dirk Laurie <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I vote against the proposaI that io.lines() should accept \0 as just
> another data character.
> There may well be programs out there where programmers are
> using the convention that \0 causes the remainder of the line to be
Good point, but AFAIK lua is not so great in backwards compatibility
even for intemded, documented features.