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Component programs lua, luac  +
Computer languages C, Lua  +
Documentation note * [ '''Manual'''] * [ All documentation] * [ Wiki]
Featured category Development  +
Featured date 26 April 2012  +
Full description '''Lua is a programming language designed '''Lua is a programming language designed for extending applications. It is also frequently used as a general-purpose, stand-alone language.''' It combines simple procedural syntax with powerful data description constructs based on associative arrays and extensible semantics. Lua is dynamically typed, interpreted from bytecodes, and has automatic memory management with incremental garbage collection, making it ideal for configuration, scripting, and rapid prototyping.uration, scripting, and rapid prototyping.
Homepage URL  +
IRC general irc://  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords extension  + , mod  + , modding  + , embed  + , embeddable  +
Last review by Calinou +
Last review date 12 January 2015  +
License Expat +
License copyright Copyright © 1994–2014, PUC-Rio. PCopyright © 1994–2014, PUC-Rio. Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software. THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
License note [ License]  +
License verified by Calinou  +
License verified date 4 November 2014  +
Name Lua  +
Real name Roberto Ierusalimschy  + , Waldemar Celes  + , Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo  +
Related projects AngelScript +
Revisionid 23,562  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 January 2015 15:23:16  +
Revisionuser User:Calinou +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Embeddable programming language  +
Software-development programming-language  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use software-development  +
User level none  +
Version comment
Version date 12 January 2015  +
Version download  +
Version identifier 5.3  +
Version status stable  +
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Has improper value forThis property is a special property in this wiki. Role  +
Categories Entry  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 17 July 2015 22:59:38  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Entry  +
Has subobjectThis property is a special property in this wiki. Lua + , Lua + , Lua + , Lua + , Lua +
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