> Message: 10
> Date: Sun, 4 Feb 2001 23:06:00 +0000 (GMT)
> From: Gavin Wraith <[hidden email]>
> Subject: Is this a bug?
> Is this a bug in lua or in my C compiler (Gnu C)?
> x = tonumber("FFFFFFFF",16)
> For me it gives
> Uncaught trap: Floating point exception
> In my view it ought to truncate gracefully and give
> What does yours do?
> Gavin Wraith ([hidden email]) or ([hidden email])
> Home page: http://www.wraith.u-net.com/
Under Windows NT I get:
Exactly what you expected.
BTW, is there a way to configure this group to receive individual messages?
Currently, I only have the options of Web only/Daily group.
Perhaps there is something to change in administrator mode...
My other eGroups/YahooGroups does allow me to get individual messages, so I
doubt it is a problem with my account.
Note that briefly before becoming YahooGroups, I had this option available.
Then, I didn't received any message from the group, and I had to set back to
Currently, it is a bit hard to answer to a message: I have to edit the whole
daily message to get only the relevant one.
Philippe Lhoste (Paris -- France)
Professional programmer and amateur artist
>BTW, is there a way to configure this group to receive individual messages?
>Currently, I only have the options of Web only/Daily group.
It seems that you're reading lua-l from eGroups.
>Perhaps there is something to change in administrator mode...
I'm sorry, but we do not control lua-l at eGroups.
You can always subscribe lua-l directty by sending mail to
[hidden email] .