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On 8 July 2015 at 00:19, Jay Carlson <> wrote:
> This conversation might have been shorter if somebody said:
> "Tuples are a composite sequenced data type with value semantics."
> Note that "value semantics" implies that the contents must also have value
> semantics. This limits them to numbers, strings, booleans, tuples, and
> possibly light userdata and nil.
> Jay


Why can't you have a tuple that contains e.g. a string and a table?
It would be equal to any other tuple that has the same string and table inside.