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**Subject**: **Re: [5.4] The string metatable and arbitrary-precision arithmetic**
**From**: Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo <lhf@...>
**Date**: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 11:30:20 -0300

> If backward compatibility of coercion arithmetic is not desired, these
> metamethods could be replaed to give arbitrary-precision arithmetic.
Very nice! You've reminded me that lbc does not handle __idiv. I'll
fix that soon.
However, you probably want
for k,v in pairs(meta) do
instead of
for k,v in pairs(bc) do
Otherwise, you'll put a lot of garbage in the string metatable.