nbind VS Lua

Compare nbind vs Lua and see what are their differences.

nbind

:sparkles: Magical headers that make your C++ library accessible from JavaScript :rocket: (by charto)

Lua

Lua is a powerful, efficient, lightweight, embeddable scripting language. It supports procedural programming, object-oriented programming, functional programming, data-driven programming, and data description. (by LuaDist)
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nbind Lua
1 0
1,834 1,353
0.8% -
0.0 0.0
over 2 years ago about 8 years ago
C++ C
MIT License MIT License
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nbind

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

Lua

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

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

What are some alternatives?

When comparing nbind and Lua you can also consider the following projects:

ChaiScript - Embedded Scripting Language Designed for C++

Duktape - Duktape - embeddable Javascript engine with a focus on portability and compact footprint

Wren - The Wren Programming Language. Wren is a small, fast, class-based concurrent scripting language.

V8 - The official mirror of the V8 Git repository

sol2 - Sol3 (sol2 v3.0) - a C++ <-> Lua API wrapper with advanced features and top notch performance - is here, and it's great! Documentation:

v8pp - Bind C++ functions and classes into V8 JavaScript engine

ChakraCore - ChakraCore is an open source Javascript engine with a C API. [Moved to: https://github.com/chakra-core/ChakraCore]

CppSharp - Tools and libraries to glue C/C++ APIs to high-level languages

luacxx - C++11 API for creating Lua bindings

libffi - A portable foreign-function interface library.

V7 - Embedded JavaScript engine for C/C++