[cairo-announce] ANN: pycairo release 1.8.2 now available
stevech1097 at yahoo.com.au
Thu Jan 15 02:15:21 PST 2009
Pycairo is a set of Python bindings for the multi-platform 2D graphics
A new pycairo release 1.8.2 is now available from:
Overview of changes from pycairo 1.8.0 to pycairo 1.8.2
Pycairo 1.8.0 resulted in crashes for some applications using threads.
So upgrading to 1.8.2 is recommended for threaded applications.
#19287: Threading support results in crashes in
old code: matrix3 = matrix1 * matrix2
new equivalent code: matrix3 = matrix1.multiply(matrix2)
matrix3 = matrix1 * matrix2
is now equivalent to matrix3 = matrix2.multiply(matrix1)
which is consistent with standard matrix multiplication.
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