"Lua ist die segensreichste Erfindung seit Einführung gemischter Jungs- und Mädchenschulen."
I was curious, so I tried (and even bought, if necessary) them all (compilation by Steve Hassenplug).
Although every single programming environment/language had its own advantages, I always came back for Ralph Hempels pbLua.
(pb)Lua is fast, lightweight, versatile and you don't even need a PC (although this is 'somehow recommended'.
A small, but growing collection of assorted tips & tricks about pbLua.
|Win7 pbLua driver||A quick and dirty workaround for Windoze 7: The pbLua emergency driver. Required because the old one does not work with M$ "newest" OS...|
|pins and ports||Handling pins directly can be a bit tricky. Learn how to get the best out of it.|
|(un)loading modules||As of version "J", pbLua supports unloading modules to save memory.|
|save memory with mBits||A multiple bit storage class. Saves huge amount of memory if you only need to store an arbitrary bit width (1, 2, 3, ..., 32).|
|gaining speed||A quick session about how to write fast code.|