libopenraw the story

Gilles Caulier caulier.gilles at
Mon May 15 03:29:50 PDT 2006

On Monday 15 May 2006 12:19 pm, Alexandre Prokoudine wrote:
> On 4/1/06, Hubert Figuiere wrote:
> > Unlike I announced, libopenraw is being written in C++. In fact I after
> > a bit if "experimentation" in order to settle to a direction to take, I
> > started rewriting in C++ because it makes my life either, On gobject
> > fanatics want to do OO programming in C.
> >
> > I insist on having a pure C interface. The reason behind that is
> > language neutrality (bindings in C++ is still a PITA without a real
> > component model, hello Mono users!) and abstraction: all types are
> > opaque pointers.
> <skipped/>
> > That is the current dump of my memory as I haven't yet had the time to
> > spend to code much.
> > If you have any question, this list is here for that.
> I some how missed that mail and discovered it now trying to understand
> why it all stopped.
> Knowing about your lack of time presently, is it still possible to
> make a (some kind of) roadmap, so that people could start
> contributing? I remember that Udi was talking about converting part of
> UFRaw into a library.

I'm agree with Alexandre. I'm waiting some coordination news in this room. 
What's the problem ?

Gilles Caulier
digiKam project

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