[cairo] Moving Pango from atsui fonts to CG fonts?

Richard Hult richard at imendio.com
Wed Apr 23 23:28:19 PDT 2008

Behdad Esfahbod skrev:
> On Mon, 2008-04-21 at 22:42 +0200, Richard Hult wrote:
>> Basically the only place where pango uses ATSUI is in the module, the 
>> rest uses a mix of ATS and NSFontManager mostly to do enumeration,
>> which 
>> CGFont doesn't handle at all, so I don't think we can do much about
>> that 
>> (we can wait a while and depend on 10.5 and use CoreText which is 
>> supposed to replace the old ATS* APIs).
> Ah I see.  So, should pangocairo-atsui.h be renamed at some point or
> not?  That's mostly what my question is.

Possibly to pangocairo-nsfont or -nsfontmanager since that is mainly 
what's used to do the enumeration (but as I said, it also uses ATS in 
combination with that). I think the current name is fine until we can 
add a CoreText based version and probably deprecate the old one at that 


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