Lua

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Lua is a powerful light-weight programming language designed for extending applications. It can be embedded into various application as scripting language.

Installation

USE flags

USE flags for dev-lang/lua A powerful light-weight programming language designed for extending applications

deprecated make deprecated data structures/routines available
readline Enable support for libreadline, a GNU line-editing library that almost everyone wants
test Enable dependencies and/or preparations necessary to run tests (usually controlled by FEATURES=test but can be toggled independently)
test-complete Run the complete (non-portable) testsuite

Emerge

Currently dev-lang/lua available only for 5.1 branch. Other versions temporarily masked.

root #emerge --ask dev-lang/lua

See also