[LV2] Anyone Using JUCE for Plugin GUIs

Filipe Coelho falktx at gmail.com
Sat Dec 7 09:07:18 PST 2013

On 12/07/2013 04:44 PM, Michael Fisher wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 7, 2013 at 10:33 AM, Filipe Coelho <falktx at gmail.com 
> <mailto:falktx at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     On 12/07/2013 04:03 PM, Michael Fisher wrote:
>         Hello all,
>         I'm interested in writing a few plugin GUI's using JUCE (
>         http://juce.com ).  Note that I ONLY want juce for Gui's, not
>         the plugins themselves.  The problem I'm facing is juce uses a
>         global/singleton class, MessageManager, to drive all GUI
>         events.  Does this mean I shouldn't use JUCE for GUI's??
>         I have a test setup where juce is initialized once by
>         whichever UI is loaded first, then all other loaded UI's would
>         share the same message thread.   This looks plain wrong, but
>         it seems to work well (in ingen and ardour anyway)
>         https://github.com/lvtk/lvtk-plugins/blob/master/src/ui/ui.cpp
>     I already did the Juce LV2 wrapper in case you didn't know.
>     http://www.juce.com/forum/topic/juce-lv2-plugin-wrapper
> I was aware of this actually.  thanks!   I'm going for  GUI only when 
> it comes to juce though.  Nice job on the wrapper, wonder if Jules 
> will ever incorporate your work upstream.   I'm aiming at keeping my 
> plugins (for lvtk anyway) using only std c++ and maybe boost.

Please note that Juce is released under GPL v2 (or commercial), so if 
you decide to you juce for graphics the plugins will either have to be 
closed source or GPL.
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