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lua-MessagePack : a pure Lua implementation (spec v5)

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MessagePack is an efficient binary serialization format.

It lets you exchange data among multiple languages like JSON but it's faster and smaller.

It's a pure Lua implementation, without dependency.

And it's really fast with LuaJIT.


The homepage is at, and the sources are hosted at

Copyright and License

Copyright (c) 2012-2017 Francois Perrad

This library is licensed under the terms of the MIT/X11 license, like Lua itself.