./devel/lua-rocks, Deployment and management system for Lua modules

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 3.8.0, Package name: lua53-rocks-3.8.0, Maintainer: nia

LuaRocks is a deployment and management system for Lua modules.

It allows you to install Lua modules as self-contained packages
called rocks, which also contain version dependency information.
This information can be used both during installation, so that when
one rock is requested all rocks it depends on are installed as
well, and also optionally at run time, so that when a module is
required, the correct version is loaded. LuaRocks supports both
local and remote repositories, and multiple local rocks trees.

Required to run:
[www/curl] [security/openssl] [lang/lua53]

Required to build:

Master sites:

Filesize: 243.933 KB

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   2021-12-09 16:11:07 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
lua-rocks: update to 3.8.0

## What's new in LuaRocks 3.8.0

* Support GitHub's protocol security changes transparently.
  * The raw git:// protocol will stop working on GitHub. LuaRocks already
    supports git+https:// as an alternative, but to avoid having to update
    every rockspec in the repository that uses git://github.com, which would
    require a large coordinated effort, LuaRocks now auto-converts github.com
    and www.github.com URLs that use git:// to git+https://
* `luarocks test` has a new flag `--prepare` that checks, downloads and
  installs the tool requirements and rockspec dependencies but does not
  run the test suite for the rockspec being tested.
* Code tweaks so that LuaRocks can run on a Lua interpreter built without
  the `debug` library.
* `luarocks upload` supports uploading pre-packaged `.src.rock` files.
* Configuration fixes for OpenBSD.
* Respect the existing value for the `variables.LUALIB` configuration
  variable if given explicitly by the user in the config file, rather
  than trying to override it with auto-detection.
* Windows fixes for setting file permissions:
  * Revert the use of `Everyone` back to `*S-1-1-0`
  * Quote the use of the `%USERNAME%` variable to support names with spaces
   2021-10-26 12:20:11 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (3016)
Log message:
archivers: Replace RMD160 checksums with BLAKE2s checksums

All checksums have been double-checked against existing RMD160 and
SHA512 hashes

Could not be committed due to merge conflict:

The following distfiles were unfetchable (note: some may be only fetched

./devel/pvs/distinfo pvs-3.2-solaris.tgz
./devel/eclipse/distinfo eclipse-sourceBuild-srcIncluded-3.0.1.zip
   2021-10-07 15:44:44 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (3017)
Log message:
devel: Remove SHA1 hashes for distfiles
   2021-05-02 09:48:22 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
lua-rocks: update to 3.7.0

## What's new in LuaRocks 3.7.0

* Improved connectivity resiliency
  * LuaRocks can now use mirrors for downloading rocks even if downloading
    the manifest from the main server succeeds.
    In previous versions, LuaRocks would check whether to use a mirror in the first
    download operation, when it fetches the manifest. Once the server
    (luarocks.org or one of its default mirrors) was chosen, it would stick with
    it for the rest of the command.
    The resulting behavior was that if the manifest fails to load, it switches to
    a mirror and continues from there. But if the manifest fetches ok and the then
    actual rock download fails, it would give up, instead of trying that in a
    mirror as well.
    Now, it retries every download on a mirror whenever the base URL matches one
    configured in cfg.rocks_servers. The original behavior was satisfactory if
    there was complete downtime in the main server, but this new behavior should
    make the CLI much more resilient with regard to any intermittent failures
    happening on the main server.
* On Unix, it now respects environment variables $XDG_CACHE_HOME and $XDG_CONFIG_HOME
  * This means the user's configuration typically resides in ~/.config/luarocks/
    as per the XDG standard
  * The legacy path ~/.luarocks/ continues to be tested first, for backwards
* Fixes check for the default Lua version set in the user's home configuration
* Fixes an issue on Windows where it would incorrectly revoke permissions
  from the current user when installing

## What's new in LuaRocks 3.6.0

* Adds a double-check step to verify that all files from a rock are installed
* Improve resilience of the manifest reader to deal with manifests
  written with older versions of LuaRocks lower than 3.0
* `luarocks pack` now checks that the directory inside the archive being packed
  as a `.src.rock` actually exists, refusing to pack an invalid rock from
  a badly configured rockspec.
* Fixes behavior of `luarocks pack` when the `url` entry of a rockspec
  points to a bare file.
* Remove an entry from the manifest if the rock itself is already missing
* The `configure` script now checks that the version of `lua.h`
  found matches that of the Lua interpreter detected or configured
* Fixes the renaming of scripts when multiple versions are installed
* Fixes availability check for `svn` for rockspecs using Subversion
* Fixes for running with an empty PATH environment variable
* Portability improvements:
  * Windows: vcvarsall.bat output is now properly redirected to NUL
    meaning that the output of `luarocks path` can be used in scripts
  * Fixes autodetection for Cygwin
  * Handles macOS versions greater than 10.10
  * Adds platform specific configurations for NetBSD
  * Respects CC/CFLAGS/LDFLAGS on FreeBSD
* Luacheck now runs on the LuaRocks CI
* Distributed binaries are built using Lua 5.3
   2020-12-19 12:30:24 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (2)
Log message:
lua-rocks: Update to 3.5.0

## What's new in LuaRocks 3.4.0

### Features

* `luarocks make` now supports `--only-deps`
* `luarocks make` new flag: `--no-install`, which only performs
  the compilation step
* `--deps-only` is now an alias for `--only-deps` (useful in case
  you always kept getting it wrong, like me!)
* `luarocks build` and `luarocks make` now support using
  `--pin` and `--only-deps` at the same time, to produce a lock
  file of dependencies in use without installing the main package.
* `luarocks show` can now accept a substring of the rock's name,
  like `list`.
* `luarocks config`: when running without system-wide permissions,
  try storing the config locally by default.
  Also, if setting both lua_dir and --lua-version explicitly,
  auto-switch the default Lua version.
* `luarocks` with no arguments now prints more info about the
  location of the Lua interpreter which is being used
* `luarocks new_version` now keeps the old URL if the MD5 doesn't
* `DEPS_DIR` is now accepted as a generic variable for dependency
  directories (e.g. `luarocks install foo DEPS_DIR=/usr/local`)
* Handle quoting of arguments at the application level, for
  improved Windows support
* All-in-one binary bundles `dkjson`, so it runs `luarocks upload`
  without requiring any additional dependencies.
* Tweaks for Terra compatibility

### Fixes

* win32: generate proper temp filename
* No longer assume that Lua 5.3 is built with compat libraries and
  bundles `bit32`
* `luarocks show`: do not crash when rockspec description is empty
* When detecting the location of `lua.h`, check that its version
  matches the version of Lua being used
* Fail gracefully when a third-party tool (wget, etc.) is missing
* Fix logic for disabling mirrors that return network errors
* Fix detection of Lua path based on arg variable
* Fix regression on dependency matching of luarocks.loader
   2020-07-02 22:53:10 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
lua-rocks: mine.
   2020-07-02 19:24:56 by Alexander Nasonov | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
Reset maintainership.
   2020-07-02 14:53:21 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
lua-rocks: Substitute PREFIX properly