Open-source Lua projects categorized as HTTP

Top 5 Lua HTTP Projects

  • lua-http

    HTTP Library for Lua. Supports HTTP(S) 1.0, 1.1 and 2.0; client and server.

    Project mention: Newbie here with first Lua program looking for review - Print external IP and VPN status | | 2022-08-15

    Regarding http.request, I was using this:

  • haproxy-auth-request

    auth-request allows you to add access control to your HTTP services based on a subrequest to a configured HAProxy backend.

    Project mention: Lua Capture The Response Code Of A Request? | | 2022-12-31

    I've followed the HAProxy example for Lua-based auth server (

  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • docker-recorder

    Docker image for OwnTracks Recorder

    Project mention: Orion-Web and Orion-Server | | 2022-02-12

    Oh sorry about that. For owntracks use and

  • lua-multipart-post

    HTTP Multipart Post helper that does just that.

    Project mention: Lua - Post multipart/form-data and a file via http.request | | 2022-10-23

    Have you seen

  • lua_http_server

    Very simple http server on Lua

  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services. Easy to start, it is available in the cloud or on-premises.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-12-31.

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What are some of the best open-source HTTP projects in Lua? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 lua-http 685
2 haproxy-auth-request 132
3 docker-recorder 89
4 lua-multipart-post 43
5 lua_http_server 4
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