Build Lua and LuaRocks in a self-contained directory on Linux.
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LICENSE.txt is a Bash script to download and install a self-contained Lua and LuaRocks on Linux, macOS and MSYS2.

It supports Lua 5.1 to 5.3. It does not officially support other operating systems or environments, and it does not support LuaJIT.

If this does not fit your needs, check out:

Run the script without arguments to see how to use it.


  • Copyright (c) 2015-2019 Pierre Chapuis