[cairo] Re: Some thoughts on metadata

Carl Worth cworth at cworth.org
Mon May 1 13:53:05 PDT 2006

On Mon, 01 May 2006 16:49:06 -0400, Michael Sweet wrote:
> So you have the entire document in memory ready to be written to
> the PS file?
> I thought Cairo would be streaming the output page-by-page as it
> was generated by the application?!?

We're streaming the content page-by-page to a temporary file, then
generating the header to the actual file, and copying the content over
from the temporary file.

There doesn't appear to be any reasonable alternative since there's no
trick like (atend) for font data.

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/cairo/attachments/20060501/2644a8de/attachment.pgp

More information about the cairo mailing list