[cairo] problems with text rendering, 1.6.4
Tamas K Papp
tpapp at Princeton.EDU
Thu Apr 24 19:18:08 PDT 2008
On Wed, Apr 23, 2008 at 12:43:45PM -0400, Behdad Esfahbod wrote:
> What would definitely help is a C translation of your test case that
> hits the bug...
Yes, I understand that you guys would be happiest with a C
translation. But I am not much of a C programmer and the program
would be quite complicated to translate. Still, I am going to do that
but only as a last resort.
I read the mailing list archives and have seen cairo-trace mentioned.
I run it as directed, but only get the following output:
cairo_ps_surface_create (0x8080cb0, 500, 500) = 0x8085ce0
failed to lookup 'cairo_surface_t' pointer [0x8085ce0]FT_Open_Face
(path=/usr/share/fonts/truetype/msttcorefonts/Arial.ttf, 0) = 0x80895e0
and nothing else. There is a /var/lib/cairo-trace/sbcl.5965 created,
it is 3 bytes long. Is this how cairo-trace is supposed to work?
Is there any other way to get a trace of the actions I asked Cairo to
do? Eg maybe a backend that just writes commands with parameters to a
text file, etc.
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