On Jul 18, 2015 4:20 AM, "Dirk Laurie" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> 2015-07-18 8:37 GMT+02:00 zejian ju <email@example.com>:
> > 2015-07-16 19:56 GMT+08:00 Dirk Laurie <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> >> when building up an explist, only the last
> >> item in it may be another explist, the others must be an _expression_.
> > Yes, I hope this description of explist can be stated explicitly in the
> > manual.
> It's only my interpretation. The official syntax states that everything
> in an explist must be an exp, which of course is adequate.
> But the three quotes in the manual that I cited in my previous post
> should be enough for any reasonable and careful reader.
In my experience the Lua manual is very information-dense. Important details are sometimes only mentioned briefly in a single sentence. This is not a bad thing; it just means you have to read closely. :-)