Lua 5.4: Tables and arrays in the C API

Tables lay the foundation for the more powerful aspects of the Lua language. This article covers the basics of tables, and by extension arrays, as well as some real-world use.

Lua 5.4: introduction to the C API

Lua constantly makes breaking changes to its own API, rapidly making most of the available Lua documentation obsolete. This is an update for Lua 5.4 aimed at beginners to the Lua API.