Lua Programming/write

UsageEdit

write ( [ LIST ] )Edit

The write function is variadic and is used to produce simple standardized output. A comma separated list of items for output is provided in the argument list.

ExamplesEdit

print ("Hello")

The write command does not automatically output a newline characterEdit

In lua, the write function does not automatically outputs a newline character.

Outputting a newline characterEdit

The print function automatically outputs a newline character. Alternatively it is possible to output a newline character by using an escape sequence.