[cairo] cairo-xlib patch to release glyph surfaces

BJörn Lindqvist bjourne at gmail.com
Thu Oct 18 16:30:04 PDT 2007

On 10/18/07, Behdad Esfahbod <behdad at behdad.org> wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-10-18 at 15:52 +0200, BJörn Lindqvist wrote:
> > Is there a way to measure the improvment?
> 'top' the project and see various process sizes?  I don't believe that
> you can't think of any way to measure that.  Maybe you should have just
> done that and reported your finding.

Right, I meant if there is a particular use case in which the effects
of the patch becomes extra visible? I tried the patch with EOG and the
memory reduction was (as expected because eog isn't "font-heavy")
hardly measurable, 4-8 kb at most.

mvh Björn

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