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Available Layers » lang#lua


This layer is for lua development.



To use this configuration layer, update custom configuration file with:

  name = "lang#lua"

Syntax checking && Code formatting

Key bindings

Inferior REPL process

Start a lua or luap inferior REPL process with SPC l s i. You may change the REPL command by layer option repl_command. For example, if you want to use lua.repl, load this layer via:

call SpaceVim#layers#load('lang#lua'
    \ {
    \ 'repl_command' : '~/.luarocks/lib/luarocks/rocks-5.3/luarepl/0.8-1/bin/rep.lua',
    \ }

Send code to inferior process commands:

Key Binding Description
SPC l b compile current lua buffer
SPC l r run current lua file
SPC l f format current lua file
SPC l s b send buffer and keep code buffer focused
SPC l s l send line and keep code buffer focused
SPC l s s send selection text and keep code buffer focused

Running current script

To running a ruby script, you can press SPC l r to run current file without loss focus, and the result will be shown in a runner buffer.

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