[cairo] text on win32

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Tue Feb 13 19:27:55 PST 2007

On Mon, 2007-02-12 at 19:43 -0500, Daniel Amelang wrote:
> So some quick fix needs to be applied so that 1.4 doesn't ship with
> broken win32 font code. Does Jordan's patch solve the problem well
> enough for now? Should we just define WIN32_FONT_LOGICAL_SCALE to 1
> like in the mozilla code? 

Owen already commented on why we use a larger LOGICAL_SCALE.  From what
I understood, that is necessary for subpixel positioning of rotated


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