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Bug 561582 - media-sound/carla-9999: new package
Summary: media-sound/carla-9999: new package
Status: UNCONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: x86 Linux
: Normal enhancement with 3 votes (vote)
Assignee: Default Assignee for New Packages
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Reported: 2015-09-26 19:20 UTC by Porcupine of the Moon
Modified: 2022-06-08 01:27 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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ebuild (carla-9999.ebuild,482 bytes, text/plain)
2015-09-26 19:21 UTC, Porcupine of the Moon
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Description Porcupine of the Moon 2015-09-26 19:20:22 UTC
I wrote a simple ebuild for "carla", which is an audio plugin host.

http://kxstudio.linuxaudio.org/Applications:Carla

Reproducible: Always
Comment 1 Porcupine of the Moon 2015-09-26 19:21:23 UTC
Created attachment 412996 [details]
ebuild
Comment 2 Porcupine of the Moon 2015-09-26 19:22:39 UTC
I'm not sure about the license.
The source files contain both the GPL and LGPL.
Comment 3 Dennis Schridde 2021-03-20 14:57:40 UTC
The PipeWire developers recommend to use either Carla or Catia for PipeWire (and JACK) for use-cases that the loopback module serves for PulseAudio: https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/pipewire/pipewire/-/issues/543#note_845943

Catia appears to be a the simpler alternative from a user perspective and a quick look at screenshots.  There is an ebuild request for that: https://bugs.gentoo.org/777390

I had a quick look into Carla:

HOMEPAGE="https://kx.studio/Applications:Carla"
LICENSE="GPL-2.0 ISC" # and possibly more

The source lives at: https://github.com/falkTX/Carla
The code is C++ except for the frontend, which appears to be partially written in Python.  It depends on Qt and its build system uses custom Makefiles.
Comment 4 Dennis Schridde 2021-03-20 14:58:18 UTC
P.S. Carla by now also has releases.  Version 2.2.0 is currently the latest.