[cairo-commit] NEWS

Bryce Harrington bryce at kemper.freedesktop.org
Mon Sep 22 15:07:13 PDT 2014

 NEWS |    4 +++-
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

New commits:
commit 40e757679634ba6261b9df231ba5c706625e215d
Author: Bryce Harrington <bryce at osg.samsung.com>
Date:   Mon Sep 22 15:06:54 2014 -0700

    NEWS: Note that downscaling changes only affect image + fallback

diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index f5c7d8e..1f6e1f5 100644
--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -4,10 +4,12 @@ Hard to believe it's been over a year since our last release, but it's
 not for lack of activity.  This release includes contributions of a wide
 assortment of bug fixes, build system improvements, warnings cleanups,
 codebase refactoring, test suite repairs, and static analysis work.
 This release is lighter on features (compared with 1.12.10) but includes
 a highly demanded rehaul of our image downscaling functionality, which
 solves a serious problem experienced by Inkscape users when shrinking
-embedded bitmaps in SVG files.
+embedded bitmaps in SVG files.  The new scaling algorithms are used by
+the image backend and by other backends as needed for fallbacks.

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