Lua Work area

This is the repository of work versions, release candidates, and other pre-releases of Lua.

We are getting ready to release Lua 5.4.7, a bug-fix release of Lua 5.4.
Try the latest release candidate below. All feedback is welcome.

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Lua 5.4.7

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filename date size checksum (sha256)
lua-5.4.7-rc1.tar.gz 2024-05-09 373951 9f51aeeaba66df34df7b63dfb8f94cb33000aad4d8788f66ac913a9efb5a64f7
lua-5.4.7-rc2.tar.gz 2024-05-17 374052 047417676188278ee86a15c2136f400f9f2a0c21ff2b0d30ab8e2c9e217853ac
lua-5.4.7-rc3.tar.gz 2024-06-05 374136 9bfdb269aefaa8a8c671cb509943bb2bac0704ea3fce3e6c00d92908326cd144
lua-5.4.7-rc4.tar.gz 2024-06-13 374097 9fbf5e28ef86c69858f6d3d34eccc32e911c1a28b4120ff3e84aaa70cfbf1e30
lua-5.4.7-tests.tar.gz 2024-06-13 136602 8a4898ffe4c7613c8009327a0722db7a41ef861d526c77c5b46114e59ebf811e
diffs-lua-5.4.6-lua-5.4.7.html 2024-06-13 60214 28c3574e528d7ba24eb85508415be177fec7a1f4289a4025c47a00a1c2a08654
diffu-lua-5.4.6-lua-5.4.7.html 2024-06-13 92229 d75d660c4141eed0df4a8c0c9a582c641c1f5b3929331dba0d8c4f68bcdcbc07

Latest releases

Lua 5.4.6 was released on 14 May 2023. It is a bug-fix release of Lua 5.4. See the diffs.

Lua 5.4.5 was released on 29 Apr 2023. It is a bug-fix release of Lua 5.4. See the diffs.

Lua 5.4.4 was released on 26 Jan 2022. It is a bug-fix release of Lua 5.4. See the diffs.

Lua 5.4.3 was released on 29 Mar 2021. It is a bug-fix release of Lua 5.4. See the diffs.

Lua 5.4.2 was released on 3 Dec 2020. It is a bug-fix release of Lua 5.4. See the diffs.

Lua 5.4.1 was released on 9 Oct 2020. It is a bug-fix release of Lua 5.4. See the diffs.

Lua 5.4.0 was released on 29 Jun 2020. It is the first release of Lua 5.4.

Get a copy of these releases here.