2017-02-23 2:45 GMT+02:00 Daurnimator <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> TIL that hex literals don't overflow into floats:
What is TIL supposed to mean in this context?
TIL is internet shorthand for "today I learned".
> Lua 5.3.4 Copyright (C) 1994-2017 Lua.org, PUC-Rio
It looks as if the last 16 hex digits are kept and the
rest ignored. Not a clever option for decimal.
One could look at the Lua source to see whether it is a Lua
or a C feature.