[LAD] Portable user interfaces for LV2 plugins

Stefano D'Angelo zanga.mail at gmail.com
Tue Mar 1 17:55:33 UTC 2011

2011/3/1 Olivier Guilyardi <list at samalyse.com>:
> On 02/28/2011 10:37 PM, Stefano D'Angelo wrote:
>> However, that part currently depends on librdf, and I've been so lazy
>> not to provide ways to build the bridge without it. However it should
>> be easy to modify. But since the new bridges are in the making and top
>> priority here, I guess they will be released more or less by the time
>> LV2r4 and the next SLV2 will be released, so it won't take long.
>> Unfortunately the LRDF part won't be there due to a complete rewrite,
>> and support for that thing will be delayed to some later release (but
>> not too much) since I want to avoid librdf. In this regard, I wanted
>> to use libxml2 directly, is that ok for you? (However, I will also
>> provide a clean way to build without LRDF support, so...)
> For me, no. libxml2 is more than 1Mb on my 32bit Debian system. I don't know
> what size it will be on Android, after static linking, but I'm pretty sure it
> will remain quite big. This won't work in my case I'm afraid. If I add native
> LADSPA support, then I can use the Android XML Java APIs to parse XML, without
> the need to bundle libxml2, or libexpat, etc..

Mmm, one more reason to avoid supporting LRDF...
> --
>  Olivier

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