[cairo] Cairo & Pango

Dominic Lachowicz domlachowicz at gmail.com
Mon Oct 5 13:22:08 PDT 2009

Have you looked at
It has decent documentat ion and a C example. You don't need to know
too much about font data structures. Mostly, you just have to use the
pango_cairo font map, use Pango as you otherwise would, and then use
pango_cairo_show_layout() when you want to draw.


On Mon, Oct 5, 2009 at 3:58 PM, Andrew Main <andrew4main at googlemail.com> wrote:
> The documentation on Cairo & Pango that I have found is ultra-brief and
> seems to assume that I know lots about font data structures.  I need to
> break in to it, to go beyond the "toy text".  Is there a comprehensive
> document to use?
> Andrew
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