[cairo] Locking font / pen space

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Mon Aug 30 10:46:55 PDT 2010

On 08/30/10 13:44, Bill Spitzak wrote:
> I do not like having to call the lock after every font selection, as it
> is obviously incompatible and different from the pattern space. It is
> also annoyingly wasteful, as otherwise when this mode is on the back end
> can go straight to device space without having to store any intermediate
> information and wait for the call.

Stop talking about performance when 1. you have not measured it, and 2. it's
pretty clear that it has no performance implication whatsoever.


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