[Dev-luatex] Subject: confused about arg value

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Sun Aug 1 08:43:15 CEST 2010


On 07/31/2010 07:17 PM, H. van der Meer wrote:
>
> I am really curious when an integer given on the commandline seems to
> turn into something not quite integer. Any ideas why? Must this be
> considered a bug or a feature.

arg values are strings: http://www.lua.org/manual/5.1/manual.html#6

   "After handling its options, lua runs the given script, passing to it
    the given args as string arguments. ..."

Best wishes,
Taco


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