[cairo] Failing to build in image-backend-only configuration

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Wed Feb 7 12:52:40 PST 2007

On Wed, 2007-02-07 at 08:46 -0500, Kalle Vahlman wrote:
> So the question becomes, should the --without-png be interpeted as "no
> png at all please" (and thus the slim_hidden_proto-thing fixed to not
> include the above symbol) or should it be just "no png surface please"
> (and the build fixed to enable the cairo-png.c if libpng is available
> and offer an option to disable it).

The former.  There is no png surface in cairo.  Just a couple of utility
functions to read/write pngs.


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