OpenGL backend (was Re: [cairo] Create a new backend)

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at
Mon Jan 29 14:53:11 PST 2007

On Mon, 2007-01-29 at 17:46 -0500, Johannes Schmidt wrote:
> My question is:
> * Is there any possibility that a new backend (OpenGL) gets into
> official 
> cairo (marked as experimental, of course)? 

Sure.  It's quite easy to do that if the backend in question is
justified.  From what you describe, it sounds interesting.  Why don't
you just show us the patch and let decide?


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