By Geertjan-Oracle on Feb 17, 2014
Lua is intended to be embedded into other applications. One hears a lot of buzz around it in the context of embedded development. Since recently, the team providing the professional Lua Glider have made a subset available as a free extension to NetBeans IDE, consisting of an editor, debugger, and profiler.
Download and install it here:
And here's a tutorial I've been using to learn Lua.