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On Tue, Apr 29, 2008 at 5:57 AM, Enrico Tassi <> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 02:37:55PM -0400, Matthew M. Burke wrote:
>  > Norman Ramsey wrote:
>  >>  So if I do manage to get this thing bundled up nicely as a separate
>  >> package, what is the best way to make it available?  luaforge?
>  >> Lua-users wiki?  Some other path?
>  > As I find myself making use of Lua rocks more, and finding it to be a
>  > nice (fairly) painless means for getting my Lua environment established
>  > when I switch to a new machine, I would recommend that approach.
>  Yes, rocks are getting popular, but I think having the project on
>  luaforge is the first step, then a rock pointing there can be easily
>  made.

Thank you guys for plugging LuaRocks. :) I just finished writing a
tutorial that will hopefully come in handy for this thread:

It explains the basics of writing rockspec files and using LuaRocks
itself as a simple build system for Lua modules.

-- Hisham