[cairo] toy text api, fonts and scales

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Wed Nov 5 08:27:15 PST 2008

Mikhail Kozhevnikov wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm experiencing troubles with rendering text to PDF at different scales 
> with cairo_show_text().
> The labels are displayed with always the same font family and size 
> ("Sans Serif", 0.3), but as the scale value changes, intervals between 
> symbols stretch enormously - up to 10 times the width of a letter.
> Anyone met the same? What could be the reason?
> Thanks, Mikhail.

Hi Mikhail,

Can you show us code and the unexpected PDF output?

Have fun with cairo!


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