[cairo] Updating cairo-demo/qcairo to current API

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at cs.toronto.edu
Fri Aug 19 18:50:23 PDT 2005

On Fri, 19 Aug 2005, Mauricio Piacentini wrote:

> Behdad Esfahbod wrote:
> There are two other demos that have problems in my setup. The sdl one
> compiles, but when I run it it just presents a blank screen. No errors.
> Before I start looking for the cause can you tell me if it works
> correctly for you? I am running Slack 10.1 on this particular system.

No, it nags about <svg.h> and <svg-cairo.h>.  I have no idea
where they are supposed to come from.  I don't have any idea what
SDL is either, but I can confirm it's installed on my system.

> The other is the svgspacewar demo. It does not compile. Does it depend
> on other libraries? I noticed that the Makefile is missing the cairo
> word in pkgconfig, and the source is missing <cairo.h>. But it still
> does not compile, complaining about gdk_create_cairo. Maybe I need to
> build this first, any pointers?

svgspacewar needs gtk+ >= 2.7.0.  I added a note in README about

> Regards,
> Mauricio



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