Vertical and/or horizontal line meter

Is there a way to create a line meter that is not circular but either horizontal or vertical? I’m thinking a bar graph or a VU meter. I would like this so I can place it next to a vertical slider to show current value instead of a numerical value 0… 100%

The GitHub link is broken for some reason but this branch has the code:

You should be able to copy it into a 7.0.2 source tree without issues.