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pack = table.pack or function (...) return {n=select("#", ...), ...} end

Some people feel that using an "n" field in a table is something that
has to be avoided at all costs.
With time I learned to find that fascinating. =)

    Eduardo Ochs

On Wed, Jun 22, 2016 at 11:58 AM, Roberto Ierusalimschy
<> wrote:
>> The truth is that using Lua means embracing tables as your only data
>> structure. So, if you want to **manipulate** your arguments then put
>> them in a table.
> +1!  (a little late now, I know...)
> -- Roberto