[cairo] some old problems still in latest snapshot

Chris Wilson chris at chris-wilson.co.uk
Mon Oct 19 02:41:54 PDT 2009

Excerpts from Theo Veenker's message of Mon Oct 19 10:11:50 +0100 2009:
> I just tried cairo 1.9.4 + pixman 0.16.2 to see whether some of the problems
> I ran into before had been solved.
> Referring to this message:
> http://lists.cairographics.org/archives/cairo/2008-August/014922.html
> - The svg backend still does CAIRO_EXTEND_REPEAT when CAIRO_EXTEND_NONE or
>    CAIRO_EXTEND_PAD selected.

We're happy to take patches to use the fallback paths for anything that
SVG cannot handle natively. Though to be honest, that's not at the top of
my list of the worst offenders within the SVG backend.

> - The problem with xlib backend described in the above message (filling a
>    rotated rectangle with an image pattern) is also still present. See
>    attached results for different angles.

This is a driver bug.
Chris Wilson, Intel Open Source Technology Centre

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