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On Thu, Jul 05, 2012 at 11:19:54PM +0200, Petite Abeille wrote:
> On Jul 5, 2012, at 11:11 PM, Alessandro Delgado wrote:
> > While we're being pedantic for fun I'd also like to point out that Lua has
> > no regexes, it's Pattern Matching.
> Wow… tough crowd to please..
> Random guy: Eh, I ported LUA regex to SQLite! Sweet!
> Lua guy: It's Lua, not LUA. And it's pattern matching, not regex. Moron.
> Talk about missing the forest for the trees… :P

Confusing simple pattern matching and regular expressions is not a trivial

The "LUA" correction was probably just salt in the wound. It wouldn't sting
but for the pattern matching bit. 

I'd wager $10 that "PERL" and "LUA" is part of some sinister 4chan troll
campaign. I'd probably lose that $10, but it is just that annoying.