This layer imports a lot of lua packages and builds them with the luarocks package manager with an adopted config file to use the Yocto toolchain compiler

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Last commit: 1 year, 11 months ago (honister branch)


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The meta-luarocks layer depends upon:

Recipe name Version Description
lua-busted 2.0.0 Elegant Lua unit testing.
lua-cjson A fast JSON encoding/parsing module
lua-cliargs 3.0 A command-line argument parser.
lua-dkjson 2.6 David Kolf's JSON module for Lua
lua-evdev 2.2.1 Lua library for using Linux evdev & uinput interfaces
lua-fcgi 1.2 A Lua module for writing FastCGI applications
lua-inotify 0.5 Inotify bindings for Lua
lua-inspect 3.1.3 Lua table visualizer, ideal for debugging
lua-ldoc 1.4.6 A Lua Documentation Tool
lua-ltui 2.5 A cross-platform terminal ui library based on Lua
lua-lyaml 6.2.7 libYAML binding for Lua
lua-markdown 0.33 Markdown text-to-html markup system.
lua-mediator-lua 1.1.2 Event handling through channels
lua-mosquitto 0.4.1 Lua bindings to libmosquitto
lua-netlink 0.1.2 Netlink event library
lua-penlight 1.12.0 Lua utility libraries loosely based on the Python standard libraries
lua-s6ftrig 0.0.4 LUA s6ftrig - Handle S6 Service Events
lua-say 1.3 Lua String Hashing/Indexing Library
lua-term 0.07 Terminal functions for Lua
luaexpat 1.3.3 XML Expat parsing
luafilesystem 1.8.0 File System Library for the Lua Programming Language
lualogging 1.6.0 A simple API to use logging features
luamqtt 3.4.2 luamqtt - Pure-lua MQTT v3.1.1 and v5.0 client
luaposix 35.1 Lua bindings for POSIX
luarocks-native 3.9.0 LuaRocks is the package manager for the Lua programming language
luasocket 3.0.0 Network support for the Lua language
luassert 1.8.0 Lua Assertions Extension
luasystem 0.2.1 Platform independent system calls for Lua.