[cairo] [PATCH] Enable links to image files in SVG backend

Chris Wilson chris at chris-wilson.co.uk
Wed Jan 20 04:30:45 PST 2010

On Wed, 20 Jan 2010 14:18:09 +0200, Alexander Shulgin <alex.shulgin at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm too can't think why on earth anyone would attach image/filename
> data to a surface, when draw something over it and finally paint with
> the surface as a source and expect this to give the result which is
> missing that drawing step.

Today we have the hooks ready to discard mime-data on surface
modification. The current behaviour is evil, and the only use I ever made
of it was being evil and testing Cairo.

So we can discard on modification which will also resolve the complaint
about cairo_image_surface_create_from_png(). \o/

Chris Wilson, Intel Open Source Technology Centre

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