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This page is the index of documentation resources for LuaRocks. If you don't find the answers to your questions here, contact us on the Gitter chat-room!

Table of Contents

Quick start

If you're just getting started with LuaRocks, these are things you probably want to read first:

The sections below provide more comprehensive information for creating your own rocks.



These pages explain some concepts about LuaRocks:

Command-line tools

Reference material

Support / more resources

  • On LuaRocks:
  • On Lua:
    • Lua mailing list - for questions about the Lua language itself or specific Lua modules (most module authors hang out there!)
    • Lua documentation - documentation on the Lua language, including the reference manual
    • Lua Forum - a beginner friendly Lua community
  • On LuaJIT: