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Minimal Lua interpreter system requirements (1 Viewer)

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What are Lua interpreter run system requirements (non-embedded)?
 

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What are Lua interpreter run system requirements (non-embedded)?

If you mean processing power or memory, it really depends on what you are using it for.

By itself, Lua is just a small C library, mostly ANSI C compliant, and the interpreter is a small C program with only standard libraries (and Lua) as dependencies. My guess is that it could easily run on systems from decades ago.

Things of course change when you use external libraries to access functionalities that plain Lua doesn't provide.
 
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