Posts for lua

Sep 09

Debugging Lua scripts using RemDebug

As a follow-up to a previous post: "Accessing the web using Lua", this is a blog post I've been meaning to post for a while but never really finished it until today. Debugging is a powerful tool that every developer uses or should use. While playing around with Lua and some Lua scripts the question came up, how does one debug Lua? Two different ways to debug a Lua script will be shown in blog post.

Mar 07

Accessing the web using Lua

As a follow-up to a previous post: "Getting started with Lua" I will go into a bit of how to use Lua to access web pages and retreive information over the web. In particular this post wil be about using Lua, Lua socket (for web access) and LuaRocks (for managing Lua modules) to access the Twitter api.

Jan 20

Getting started with Lua

"Lua does not try to help you write programs with hundreds of thousands of lines. Instead, Lua tries to help you solve your problem with only hundreds of lines, or even less." This sounds pretty interesting right? Here is how I got started with Lua.