On 31 May 2016 at 05:42, Justin Donaldson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> it needs to track its length in order to accommodate nil values
The usual approach to store nil values in a table is to use your own
'pseudo nil' value.
Consider creating an array [1,2,3], and then setting the index 100 to 4. The indexes 4-99 will still be nil. The length of that array reported by maxn/# would still be indeterminate. How do I resolve that?