[cairo] Plans for 1.6?

Peter Clifton pcjc2 at cam.ac.uk
Tue Nov 27 16:34:09 PST 2007

On Tue, 2007-11-27 at 13:13 -0800, Carl Worth wrote:

> EXTEND_PAD definitely. Also, the rest of the "goofy X server visuals"
> work, (meaning support for mask-based format compositing in pixman and
> probably taking the pseudocolor patch for cairo). Then also fixing
> pixman to handle A8 masks with a stride that is not a multiple of 4.

Pseudocolor visuals is something which is blocking some of our user-base
with older terminals, and its inclusion would be another major step
towards getting this accepted as a drawing library in gEDA. (Electronics
CAD). I'm really looking forward to this being in, as I've been trying
to push cairo for some time.

Best wishes,

Peter Clifton

Electrical Engineering Division,
Engineering Department,
University of Cambridge,
9, JJ Thomson Avenue,

Tel: +44 (0)7729 980173 - (No signal in the lab!)

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