[cairo] The short road left to 1.6
cworth at cworth.org
Tue Jan 29 09:18:33 PST 2008
On Sun, 27 Jan 2008 12:16:35 +0200, "Kalle Vahlman" wrote:
> 2008/1/26, Jeff Muizelaar <jeff at infidigm.net>:
> > It'd be nice to see the clipping speed up in as well:
> > http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/cairo/2007-November/012049.html
Great idea, Jeff. And thanks again for (yet another) reminder.
> I've had that mail in my inbox as a "when you get a chance, try it
> out"-todo item since you sent it. I seem to suck a lot at doing my
> todo-items :/
Sounds far too familiar I'm afraid...
> xlib-rgb& text_similar_rgba_source-256 125.43 0.86% -> 78.95
> 54.09%: 5.35x speedup
> image-rgba paint_solid_rgb_over-256 0.12 27.67% -> 0.20
> 3.48%: 1.94x slowdown
I'm just going to deal with these by doing a big 1.4 -> 1.6 check for
> 'make test' looks identical with master and patched for me (tested
> image backend only):
Same for me, and all tests pass.
> Failed tests:
> a1-image-sample: image
> a1-traps-sample: image
> rectangle-rounding-error: image
> rotate-image-surface-paint: image
> unantialiased-shapes: image
All those above need a new pixman before they will pass.
> bitmap-font: image
And that's a bug we just fixed.
> ft-text-vertical-layout-type1: image
> ft-text-vertical-layout-type3: image
These are stubborn tests. I think they need to have a bundled font.
Anyway, I've gone ahead and pushed the change now. Thanks, Jeff!
And I apologize that we took forever on this, (in spite of your many
With that, we're definitely ready for a new 1.5.8 snapshot. I'd push
that out now, but I'm falling over due to lack of sleep already. I'll
type up release notes and push it out as soon as I can. I might be a
bit slow on that though, since I'm giving a talk in 12 hours---so it
won't be before that. If someone wants to beat me to it that would be
Then the stuff left for 1.6 should be about:
* Image conversions for goofy visuals
* Fix for 24.8 infinite loop
* Fixes for PDF, PS, SVG test suite failures
* Pixman update with EXTEND_PAD patch from Antoine
* Testing, testing, and more testing
We really are getting quite close now. Thanks for the great work,
Have fun out there,
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