Variables

Lua Variables Video Presentation

Lua Variables Presentation

Lua Data Types Video Presentation

Lua Data Types Presentation

Types

nil
the absence of data
Boolean
a value of true or false
number
a number can represent any real number: 0, -1, 1 or numbers with decimals
string
an array of characters
function
code that is referred to by a name and can be executed any time
table
a table contains information using key-value pairs
userdata
complex data structures defined in the C programming language
thread
threads can be used to execute code in parallel

Escape Characters

Escape Sequence
Meaning
\b
backspace
\f
formfeed
\n
newline
\r
carriage return
\t
tab
\v
vertical tab
\\
backslash
\"
double quote
\'
single quote
\
newline
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