[cairo] Re: SVG backend patch - update
cloos at jhcloos.com
Fri Sep 2 22:44:41 PDT 2005
>>>>> "Jason" == Jason Dorje Short <jdorje at users.sf.net> writes:
Jason> 90 DPI at arm's length is still 90 DPI. dots-per-inch is
Jason> distance-independent unlike dots-per-arcsecond (for instance).
The spec recomends that the pixel size be based on arcseconds,
specifically the number of arcseconds subtended by 1/90 inch
at a radius of approx 28 inches.
Jason> (although one guy on #svg said the spec was misworded and the
Jason> correct value would become 96 DPI in a future spec). This is
Jason> also what inkscape uses (not configurable).
Isn’t 96 what cairo itself uses? Sounds, then, like the best bet.
James H. Cloos, Jr. <cloos at jhcloos.com>
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