How to Quick-Start with LUA 5 on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela

October 1, 2015 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Lua Quick Start for Linux Mint

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with LUA 5.x Programming via the Apt Package Manager on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela i386/amd64 Mate/Cinnamon/Xfce/KDE GNU/Linux Desktop.

Lua combines simple procedural syntax with powerful data description constructs based on associative arrays and extensible semantics.

Lua is dynamically typed, runs by interpreting bytecode for a register-based virtual machine, and has automatic memory management with incremental garbage collection, making it ideal for configuration, scripting, and rapid prototyping.

LUA Quick Start for Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Lua Quick Start for Linux Mint - Open Terminal
  2. Installing LUA 5.x on Linux Mint

    For LUA 5.3:

    sudo apt-get install lua5.3

    For LUA 5.2:

    sudo apt-get install lua5.2

    For LUA 5.0:

    sudo apt-get install lua50

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    Testing installation:

    which lua
  3. How to Quick Start with LUA Programming on Linux

    LUA Programming Getting-Started Guide

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