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On 07/07/2012 10:06 AM, Alexandre Rion wrote:
s=0; k=0
grade="Ann 57, Bob 64,Cat 77, Don 62, Eve 51"
for n in grade:gmatch("%d+") do s=s+tonumber(n); k=k+1 end

It's the same, it is easy, and it is clearer for people to understand your code. ->  + 10.000 points

You can already do this in your code if you wish, so what's the point of changing the language at this stage? Will it make Lua noticeable faster or smaller? Doubtful.