A little language that can.


Category Link Notes
Tools Hammerspoon A Lua-powered scripting engine for Mac OS X
Compilers gopher-lua A Lua VM and compiler written in Go
l2l A LISP that compiles to Lua
Web frameworks Mercury A tiny Sinatra-like framework
Lapis A web framework that runs inside the LuaJIT runtime hosted inside nginx
IDE ZeroBrane for Windows, Mac OSX, and Linux
Runtime luajit-libuv An FFI binding to libuv that seems nicer than than luvit
Moon# An interpreter written in C#
luje A Java VM written in Lua
moonshine A lightweight Lua VM for the browser
LuaJIT the “Official” JIT
Luvit A wonderful variant of LuaJIT using libev
Embedding LuaCore A framework for Cocoa embedding.
Multiprocessing LuaLanes A nice alternative to coroutines
Libraries Torch7 A scientific toolkit
feedparser An RSS feed parser.
lua-git a Lua library that implements some git functionality