[cairo] XaraLX with cairo

Franz Schmid Franz.Schmid at altmuehlnet.de
Tue May 11 13:43:04 PDT 2010

ed44 schrieb:
> Hi,
> I did some work to make xaralx use the cairo lib. for all drawing,
> ( mainly did the fill in job Carl Worth set up in 2007 ),
> so it is fully open source now.
> Though the program is usable there are some things missing a.t.m. :
> -no pathmath, so combining shapes, contour tool and bevel tool won't work.
> -conical, three- and four point, fractal colorpattens/transparency
> patterns don't work
Have you seen this cairo branch from Adrian Johnson? It might help you
for the three- and four point gradients and the transparency patterns.


Currently i'm using it for Scribus 1.5.0.svn with very good results.

Franz Schmid

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