[cairo] cairo 1.3.16 with quartz and atsui

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Mon Mar 5 07:55:35 PST 2007

On Mon, 2007-03-05 at 08:58 -0500, Baz wrote:
> On 05/03/07, Travis Griggs <tgriggs at cincom.com> wrote:
> > I'd like some clarification pretty please. I'm using 1.2.6 right now on PPC
> > OSX. I actually use both interfaces. I have some stuff that uses xlib
> > interfaces, and other which goes straight through the quartz interface. When
> > I get around to upgrading to 1.4, am I still going to be able to do this?
> Short answer is no, unless you build yourself 2 libraries (or are you
> using both in the same program?). Long answer is we should be able to
> do this but it needs a bit more work to fix it up. My change was just
> intended to better document the build options, quartz + xlib havent
> been buildable together since at least 1.3.14.

I'm going to fix this.

> I've not looked into splitting up cairo-boilerplate as Vlad described
> earlier in the thread; but changing something that's used all over
> cairo seemed like a Bad Idea with 1.4 imminent. Unless someone more
> familiar with that jumps in and does it right away, its not going to
> be in 1.4.

cairo-boilerplate is only used for test and performance suites.  At any
cost, that should not limit our library.  And it will not in 1.4.0.

> Cheers,
> Baz


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