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    Thoughts on upcoming changes in 5.4?

    Not that I know of, unfortunately. Your best bet is probably the mailing list, which has the information scattered all around the place.
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    Thoughts on upcoming changes in 5.4?

    Obviously, nothing is concrete as of the moment. I mean the potential changes that are still in discussion. So far, these were the (big only) changes: Warning system. This is, AFAIK, a pretty controversial addition on the mailing list. I don't remember what the arguments against it are, but I...
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    Common pitfalls to avoid in Lua

    There is no good solution to that problem, which is why programming languages leave it up to you to decide. This is a fundamental issue with how floating point works, it's inaccurate by design (the operations, not the numbers themselves), but it has huge range. There's ideas for other...
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