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- Subject: Re: Are automatic coercions ever going away?
- From: Coda Highland <chighland@...>
- Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:32:28 -0700
On Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 12:15 PM, Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo
>> It sits rather deeply in the implementation. [...]
>> it is so troublesome that it has not been done yet
> Not really. See http://lua-users.org/lists/lua-l/2014-03/msg00699.html
Breaking tonumber() isn't exactly the same thing as removing implicit
coercions -- it breaks explicit conversions too.