[Cairo] Color transforms
michael at ximian.com
Thu Jul 17 08:29:49 PDT 2003
On Thu, 2003-07-17 at 14:43, Carl Worth wrote:
> > Or whatever. If it's set up this way, then you don't have to worry about
> > having lots of methods that only apply for some output devices.
> Hopefully there won't be lots of functions. I think most of the
> device-specific stuff can be handled at that time of device-specific
> surface creation.
> show_page is certainly one one truly unique capability. Are there many
> others that people can think of?
Presumably for .png there are a load of strange compression options
which would work well at device surface creation, but for .pdf are there
not all manner of web-linking / even more exotic bits that people may
want emitted ?
It's not at all obvious to me how to support that sort of thing short
of exposing the internals of the backend rendering method somehow.
But perhaps I missed the point,
michael at ximian.com <><, Pseudo Engineer, itinerant idiot
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