[cairo] non-ascii output

Kenichi Handa handa at m17n.org
Mon May 16 19:31:38 PDT 2005

In article <3a6f89fc0505161848374b9207 at mail.gmail.com>, Evan Martin <evan.martin at gmail.com> writes:

> cairo_show_text() accepts my UTF-8 strings (and sets an error if I
> give it malformed strings) but doesn't actually display characters
> when they're not the standard ASCII characters.

> I thought cairo used fontconfig?  Is there still a layer missing?  I'm
> passing names like "monospace" and "sans-serif" to
> cairo_select_face(), and GNOME has no trouble showing these characters
> in my terminal ("Monospace"), the character map ("Sans"), etc.

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