Wikidata:WikidataCon 2017/Submissions/Advanced Lua tutorial

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Pictogram voting info.svg This is an Open submission for WikidataCon 2017 that has not yet been reviewed by the members of the Program Committee.

Submission no. 4
Title of the submission
Advanced Lua tutorial

Author(s) of the submission
Tpt (talkcontribslogs)
E-mail address
thomas at
Country of origin
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Télécom ParisTech

Type of session
Workshop (30min or 1 hour, small group, on a specific topic, with time for attendees to practice)
Length of session
Ideal number of attendees
EtherPad for documentation

The goal of this tutorial is to present some advanced features of the Lua programming language and of the libraries provided by MediaWiki. Between other things, object oriented programming, JSON support, interaction with wiki and Wikibase content will be presented.
What will attendees take away from this session?
The intended takeaway for this session is a broader knowledge of what is available to use in Lua in order to allow people to write better modules.
Slides or further information
Special requests

Interested attendees[edit]

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  1. --YULdigitalpreservation (talk) 11:46, 1 August 2017 (UTC)
  2. --Micru (talk) 13:15, 11 August 2017 (UTC)
  3. --Sannita - not just another sysop 16:44, 1 September 2017 (UTC)
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