How Do You Write a Hello World Program in Lua?

Problem scenario
You want to run a basic Lua program as a test.  What do you do?


You must have installed the Lua compiler.  If you are using a CentOS/RHEL/Fedora server, try this link.

1.  Create a file called contint.lua with the following line:
print("This is a Hello World program")

2.  Run it with this command: lua contint.lua

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