Subject: Re: [boost] [rfc] cppgui
From: Ross Levine (ross.levine_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-06-15 13:37:28
I'm curious about licensing issues. I believe Qt is available under the
LGPL, however, is the LGPL compatible with the Boost License?
Other than that, I think this is a good idea, provided there's no need for a
MOC or something like that. And, Boost has a signals and slots library which
can be used already!
On Fri, Jun 12, 2009 at 8:14 PM, Felipe Magno de Almeida <
> I've been working the past two years, on and off, unfortunately more
> often not, in a GUI library. But I have gotten back to it. And I
> wanted to make it usable. I believe there are some great things in it.
> This library has a named parameter interface which is extensible by
> the backend implementation.
> I've been working on a QT port, which have been fairly easy so far.
> My intention is to rework some parts of it, finish most widgets and
> the surface concept I've been working on and submit to review to
> But I wanted some ideas on the controller interface and whatever might
> be useful too in improving the design before submitting.
> The library is in http://www.assembla.com/wiki/show/cppgui
> There's a svn and trac there that I use.
> The library requires the boost/funcitonal/factory.hpp library reviewed
> and accepted (?), which is not yet part of any boost distribution to
> You will also need fusion to compile.
> I've tested with GCC 4.4.0/4.3.3 with QT and win32 with visual C++ 9.0.
> But should be pretty portable, including qt in visual C++.
> The gtk code does not compile :(.
> There are some very primitive documentation in the site, and some
> examples in the svn.
> Thanks in advance,
> Felipe Magno de Almeida
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