[cairo] Re: Lander Game

Niki Spahiev niki.spahiev at gmail.com
Tue Jan 9 08:31:42 PST 2007

Carl Worth wrote:
> On Tue, 09 Jan 2007 12:58:31 +0200, Niki Spahiev wrote:
>> IMHO not true. Consider typical use case of mouse wheel changing zoom in
>> canvas. Raster cache has no chance here.
> Why not?
> If your scene is so complex that the vectors can't be re-rendered as
> fast as you can spin the wheel, then what are you going to do?

My point is that vectors can be easily re-rendered in C/cairo but not in 
pycairo for example. So for such cases vector list (cache) is huge win.


Niki Spahiev

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