[chbot] Lua

Michael Pearce mike at kiwacan.co.nz
Wed Jun 25 15:47:52 BST 2008

I had heard someone was going to port LUA to the PIC32, which in turn
could port to a PIC24/dsPIC.

8 bit micros are probably not that easy due to small FLASH/RAM - you
really need the RAM for interpreted languages.


On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 5:05 AM, Paul Davey <plmdvy at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Does anyone think that it would be possible to get the Lua VM to run
>>> on a microcontroller?
>> You mean, like this?
>> <http://www.hackaday.com/2006/01/26/standalone-microcontroller-based-lua-development-platform/>
> yes but with a smaller micro something not 32-bit
> so that you could use Lua for simple micro controller project
> i wonder if it could be stripped down enough
> without the compiler/lexer/parser
> and without the libraries and stripping down everything as far as possible
> it could be interesting
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