This is the repository of work versions, release candidates, and other pre-releases of Lua.
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We are currently working on Lua 5.3.0, the next version of Lua.
Download the latest work version below and try it now. Read a preview of the documentation.
All details may change in the final version.
Lua 5.2.3 was released on 07 Dec 2013 and is now the current release of Lua 5.2. Get a copy here.