plum VS Lua

Compare plum vs Lua and see what are their differences.


Multiple dispatch in Python (by wesselb)


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 lua)
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plum Lua
2 66
169 5,561
- 3.8%
7.7 6.7
about 2 months ago 3 months ago
Python C
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of plum. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-06.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Lua. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-20.

What are some alternatives?

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

julia - The Julia Programming Language

NvChad - An attempt to make neovim cli functional like an IDE while being very beautiful, blazing fast startuptime ~ 20ms to 70ms

assemblyscript - A TypeScript-like language for WebAssembly.

lua-nginx-module - Embed the Power of Lua into NGINX HTTP servers

hammerspoon - Staggeringly powerful macOS desktop automation with Lua

mal - mal - Make a Lisp

goscript - An alternative implementation of Golang specs, written in Rust for embedding or wrapping.

love - LÖVE is an awesome 2D game framework for Lua.

kotlin-script-examples - Examples of Kotlin Scripts and usages of the Kotlin Scripting API

deno - A modern runtime for JavaScript and TypeScript.

Gotify - A simple server for sending and receiving messages in real-time per WebSocket. (Includes a sleek web-ui)

Jenkins - Jenkins automation server