MoonScript is a programmer friendly language that compiles into Lua. It gives you the power of the fastest scripting language combined with a rich set of features. It runs on Lua 5.1 and above, including alternative runtimes like LuaJIT.
Online demo/compiler at http://moonscript.org/compiler.
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To run tests, execute from the root directory:
Writing specs is a bit more complicated. Check out the spec writing guide.
Precompiled versions of MoonScript are provided for Windows. You can find them
in the GitHub releases page.
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The build code can be found in the
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