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On Wed, Sep 6, 2017 at 9:50 PM, Dirk Laurie <> wrote:
> 2017-09-07 6:08 GMT+02:00 Russell Haley <>:
>> I personally think parsing strings is for the birds (and Dirk and Sean
>> apparently.
> In most languages, yes, but Lua's pattern system is so convenient and
> its string library is so short an sweet.

Agreed. String manipulation is a feature I often bring up when talking
with other developers about Lua (especially C developers).