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lua50-luasocket IPv4 Sockets support for the Lua language
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Port Added: 2007-10-28 19:44:01
Last Update: 2013-11-18 15:53:43
SVN Revision: 334215
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LuaSocket is a Lua extension library that provides support for the TCP and UDP transport layers. Extra Lua modules implementing SMTP, HTTP and FTP protocols are installed to /usr/local/lib/lua/luasocket. Note that this port requires Lua v4 and does not compile with Lua v5. WWW:
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  • lua50-luasocket>0:net/lua50-luasocket
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PKGNAME: lua50-luasocket
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  1. nonexistent : devel/lua50-compat51
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Runtime dependencies:
  1. compat-5.1.lua : devel/lua50-compat51
Library dependencies:
  1. lua-5.0.0 : lang/lua50
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18 Nov 2013 15:53:43
Revision:334215Original commit files touched by this commit
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Second run a removing EOLed lua 5.0


Approved by:	apache (ohauer) and amdmi3
20 Sep 2013 22:10:25
Revision:327755Original commit files touched by this commit
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Add NO_STAGE all over the place in preparation for the staging support (cat:
28 Oct 2007 19:43:50
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- Update luasocket to 2.0.2, set luasocket port to lua 5.1
- Add lua 5.0 compatible slave port

PR:             ports/117168
Submitted by:   Andrew Turner <> (maintainer)

Number of commits found: 3