Cross-Platform build scripts for audio plugins
You can not select more than 25 topics Topics must start with a letter or number, can include dashes ('-') and can be up to 35 characters long.
falkTX 8dd2a7b81f
Fix small abgate memory leak
20 hours ago
.github Dont build plugins for now 2 weeks ago
.travis Update vitalium, now builds under win32 4 months ago
patches Fix small abgate memory leak 20 hours ago
plugins Update abgate 21 hours ago
plugins-todo Add description to all packaged plugins, used in macOS installer 6 months ago
setup Get rid of macos-universal hacks 2 weeks ago
.cleanup.sh Fix cleanup script 6 months ago
.gitignore Update gitignore 2 weeks ago
.travis.yml Remove windows 32bit target 4 months ago
LICENSE Add LICENSE 2 weeks ago
README.md Fix copy&paste too much 6 months ago
VERSION Bump version 4 months ago
bootstrap-audacity.sh Add tweaks for qt build, off by default 2 months ago
bootstrap-carla.sh Skip on cxfreeze for macos-universal for now 2 weeks ago
bootstrap-common.sh Fix libsndfile with macos-old 2 weeks ago
bootstrap-jack2.sh Use git commit for tre download/build instead of website 3 months ago
bootstrap-plugins.sh Switch more things to git version 2 weeks ago
bootstrap-qt.sh Cleanup; Skip building qdoc 2 weeks ago
build-audacity.sh Fully working audacity windows build 2 months ago
build-jack2.sh Update qjackctl 3 weeks ago
build-plugins.sh Rework how wine is handled 3 weeks ago
local.env Cleanup local source usage 5 months ago
pack-jack2.sh Set NSMicrophoneUsageDescription on qjackctl Info.plist 2 weeks ago
pack-plugins.sh Rework how wine is handled 3 weeks ago

README.md

PawPaw

Build Status

PawPaw is a Cross-Platform build scripts setup for static libraries and audio plugins

It was created out of the need of many open-source developers to easily build their stuff for macOS and Windows,
where usually dependencies are involved which need to be built manually.

In order to make audio plugins self-contained, these dependencies/libraries need to be built statically,
which most packaging projects do not do.

Also, most open-source audio plugin projects do not have binaries for macOS or Windows,
making it very difficult for users in these platforms to enjoy them.

This project was created as a way to do automated macOS and Windows builds of such projects and libraries,
so we can finally have a good collection of LV2 plugins on these system.
The same automated setup can then be re-used/extended to support other projects and applications.

Goals

PawPaw has the following goals:

  • Single script to build most common plugin dependencies statically, both natively and cross-compiling
  • Clean and simple code, easy to maintain and add new libraries to build
  • Statically build LV2 plugins for (at least) macOS and Windows
  • Define each plugin project in its own file, to make it easy to support new plugins via pull-request
  • Package the entire collection as an installer

Additonally, PawPaw is used to build library dependencies for Carla and JACK2.

For developers

Proper documentation on how to setup PawPaw for your own project will come at a later date.
But roughly all that is needed is something like:

# change dir to PawPaw root folder
cd /path/to/PawPaw
# build plugin dependencies for win64 target (only needed once)
./bootstrap-plugins win64
# set up environment variables for win64 builds with PawPaw static libs
source local.env win64
# change dir to your own project
cd /path/to/my/project
# build as usual
make # or whatever other build system applies