go-lua VS golua

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


A Lua VM in Go (by Shopify)


Go bindings for Lua C API - in progress (by aarzilli)
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go-lua golua
1 0
2,192 567
1.5% -
2.1 2.8
27 days ago 8 days ago
Go C
MIT License MIT License
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Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
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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 golua. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning golua yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

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

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

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

otto - A JavaScript interpreter in Go (golang)

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

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

tengo - A fast script language for Go

goja - ECMAScript/JavaScript engine in pure Go

expr - Expression language for Go

anko - Scriptable interpreter written in golang