[linux-audio-dev] LV2 draft spec update

Steve Harris S.W.Harris at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Wed Aug 9 10:32:53 UTC 2006

On Wed, Aug 09, 2006 at 11:10:07AM +0100, Jono Bacon wrote:
> On 8/9/06, Steve Harris <S.W.Harris at ecs.soton.ac.uk> wrote:
> >The LV2 spec is approaching finalisation now. We have two independent host
> >impletmentions, and several that share some code, there are lots of
> >plugins, some using extensions and some using vanialla LV2. If people want
> >to comment opn the late drafts now would be a good time, as I imagine that
> >the final spec will look a lot like whats there unless people find
> >problems.
> Is there a way to categorise LV2 plug-ins? The problem with LADSPA is
> that there is one huge list and it should really be divided into
> sections. Maybe have the equivilent of a .desktop file for each
> plug-in?

Yes, but that feature was also in a LADSPA extension called LRDF, some
hosts make use of use it, eg. jack-rack. If you look in
/usr/share/ladspa/rdf/ and /usr/local/share/ladspa/rdf/ you should see the
category data.

- Steve

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