go-lua VS goja

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

go-lua

A Lua VM in Go (by Shopify)

goja

ECMAScript/JavaScript engine in pure Go (by dop251)
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go-lua goja
1 5
2,226 2,625
1.4% -
1.3 8.1
about 2 months ago 6 days ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
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go-lua

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.

goja

Posts with mentions or reviews of goja. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-03.

What are some alternatives?

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

otto - A JavaScript interpreter in Go (golang)

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

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

v8go - Execute JavaScript from Go

tengo - A fast script language for Go

golua - Go bindings for Lua C API - in progress

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

go-duktape - [abandoned] Duktape JavaScript engine bindings for Go

expr - Expression language for Go