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On Fri, Feb 21, 2014 at 7:21 AM, Dirk Laurie <> 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
> ignored.

Good point, but AFAIK lua is not so great in backwards compatibility
even for intemded, documented features.

Francisco Olarte.