[cairo] JPEG support patch
vladimir at pobox.com
Thu Jan 18 16:36:48 PST 2007
Bill Spitzak wrote:
> Actually DevIL is the library I was thinking of when I was trying to
> make a proposal for a new cairo pattern t.
> Perhaps Cairo can just require DevIL.
What purpose would there be to having Cairo require DevIL, rather than
just having there be a middle layer shim library that can use DevIL to
load data into cairo surfaces/cairo patterns? There isn't anything
preventing you from creating cairo_image_pattern_create() on top of
existing public cairo APIs from another library. I wouldn't call it
cairo_ to avoid confusion, but something similar.
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