go-lua VS go-duktape

Compare go-lua vs go-duktape and see what are their differences.


A Lua VM in Go (by Shopify)


[abandoned] Duktape JavaScript engine bindings for Go (by olebedev)
Our great sponsors
  • SonarQube - Static code analysis for 29 languages.
  • Scout APM - Less time debugging, more time building
  • OPS - Build and Run Open Source Unikernels
go-lua go-duktape
1 0
2,237 780
1.9% -
1.3 0.7
2 days ago 3 months ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of go-lua. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-04-08.


Posts with mentions or reviews of go-duktape. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning go-duktape yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing go-lua and go-duktape you can also consider the following projects:

gopher-lua - GopherLua: VM and compiler for Lua in Go

otto - A JavaScript interpreter in Go (golang)

go-php - PHP bindings for the Go programming language (Golang)

golua - Go bindings for Lua C API - in progress

tengo - A fast script language for Go

go-python - naive go bindings to the CPython2 C-API

goja - ECMAScript/JavaScript engine in pure Go

expr - Expression language for Go

anko - Scriptable interpreter written in golang