Standalone Lua Development Tools
Written by Kay Ewbank   
Friday, 17 February 2012

A standalone version of Lua Development Tools for Windows, Mac OS X or Linux is now available as a  ready-to-use Eclipse product.

A standalone version of the Lua Development Tools (LDT) is now available for download.

 

Lualogo

 

Lua is a small, very fast, embeddable language that has been embedded into games such as World of Warcraft, and Cisco’s Adaptive Security Appliance. It is popular for developers of video games and embedded systems.

LDT was developed as part of the Eclipse Koneki project and has the advantage of a well designed user development environment with features such as syntax colouring, error marking and code folding. However, until now you’ve had to also have the Eclipse SDK, which put off some developers who just want to work with Lua. There’s now a standalone version for Windows, Mac OS X or Linux in both 32- and 64-bit versions. What you get is a ready to use Eclipse product containing the LuaDevelopmentTools executable.

You can download the standalone version of LDT at the Koneki site which also provides this screencast:

 

    

 

More information and to download

http://www.eclipse.org/koneki/ldt/#installation

 

Related Articles

Lua 5.2.0 Released

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

 

To be informed about new articles on I Programmer, subscribe to the RSS feed, follow us on Google+, Twitter, Linkedin or Facebook or sign up for our weekly newsletter.

 

Banner


Google APIs Adopt Promises
03/10/2014

Promises seem to be the way that every JavaScript framework is heading. The latest to embrace the Promise is Google's JavaScript Client Library.



jQuery Adopts Semantic Versioning
30/10/2014

Semantic versioning is a great idea and the ever-logical jQuery has decided that from now on this is what it is going to do. However, at the next upgrade you might be wondering where your jQuery has g [ ... ]


More News

Last Updated ( Friday, 17 February 2012 )
 
 

   
RSS feed of news items only
I Programmer News
Copyright © 2014 i-programmer.info. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.