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On Wed, Jul 18, 2012 at 10:55 PM, Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo
<> wrote:
> The signature of rawset is
>         rawset (table, index, value)
> The intent is to set a value in a table. If no value is given, this is
> clearly a mistake by the programmer. There are places where an argument
> may be optional, but I don't think this is one of them.

What I find surprising is that even though Lua functions implemented
without vararg convert missing arguments to nil, the core functions
with a finite number of arguments don't. I'd expect them to do the

-- Pierre-Yves