[Ardour-Users] GUI toolkit support

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Fri Nov 16 12:47:42 PST 2018

On Fri, Nov 16, 2018 at 3:40 PM Gunter Königsmann <gunter at peterpall.de>

> That explains why every time nautilus switches to a new Gtk version all
> nautilus plugins are broken in one of the two nautilus versions. Thanks a
> lot!
> But since Gtk plans to do major releases much more frequently in the
> following years that would make Gtk not the smartest choice for writing
> anything containing plugins. Except perhaps if the plugins are offered in
> one flavour per Gtk version...

other than "it exists", there is almost nothing about either GTK+ or Qt
that make them suitable toolkits for plugin developers. they are not
designed with any attention given to the requirements of plugins (which are
VERY different from complete applications in a number of critical
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