mir VS nelua-lang

Compare mir vs nelua-lang and see what are their differences.


A lightweight JIT compiler based on MIR (Medium Internal Representation) and C11 JIT compiler and interpreter based on MIR (by vnmakarov)


Minimal, efficient, statically-typed and meta-programmable systems programming language heavily inspired by Lua, which compiles to C and native code. (by edubart)
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mir nelua-lang
14 18
1,680 1,285
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7.8 8.3
2 days ago 15 days ago
C Lua
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of mir. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-17.


Posts with mentions or reviews of nelua-lang. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-16.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing mir and nelua-lang you can also consider the following projects:

LuaJIT - Mirror of the LuaJIT git repository

terra - Terra is a low-level system programming language that is embedded in and meta-programmed by the Lua programming language.

godot-lua-pluginscript - Godot PluginScript for the Lua language, currently based on LuaJIT's FFI

moonscript - :crescent_moon: A language that compiles to Lua

red - Red is a next-generation programming language strongly inspired by Rebol, but with a broader field of usage thanks to its native-code compiler, from system programming to high-level scripting and cross-platform reactive GUI, while providing modern support for concurrency, all in a zero-install, zero-config, single 1MB file!

luakit - Fast, small, webkit based browser framework extensible by Lua.

language-lua - Lua parser and pretty-printer

pallene - Pallene Compiler

acwj - A Compiler Writing Journey

wasm3 - 🚀 The fastest WebAssembly interpreter, and the most universal runtime

Cwerg - A light-weight compiler for a low level language with a reusable backend