C++ bindings for the ORBit  CORBA ORB

Objectives of the Project

orbitcpp is a project to develop C++ bindings for the ORBit CORBA ORB. orbitcpp is Free Software (Open Source), licensed under the LGPL.

See the official CORBA language mapping specifications

Primary Objectives

In short, to C++ programmers, all ORBit objects look like C++ objects, and to C programmers, all ORBit objects should look like C objects.

Secondary Objectives


orbitcpp is distributed under the Lesser General Public License (LGPL). See the GNU Project Homepage for more information.


All releases can be downloaded from the GNOME's ftp server or its mirrors.

Mailing List

orbitcpp has a mailing list for discussion of development and user issues. To join, follow this link.


orbitcpp is in the orbitcpp module in GNOME's cvs.

To check out the latest version:
cvs -d :pserver:anonymous@anoncvs.gnome.org:/cvs/gnome login
(hit return as the password)
cvs -z3 -d :pserver:anonymous@anoncvs.gnome.org:/cvs/gnome co orbitcpp


Outstanding orbitcpp bugs (patches)
Submit a new orbitcpp bug here

Projects using orbitcpp