[cairo] performance tuning questions

Alexander Shulgin alex.shulgin at gmail.com
Thu Jan 20 01:37:29 PST 2011

On Thu, Jan 20, 2011 at 06:01, cs <changosurf at gmail.com> wrote:
> Assuming that we successfully achieve creating a minimal cairo build, should
> we see an improvement in performance?

I fail to see how reducing the library size facilitates performance.
Other than effects of code locality and processor caches which are
unlikely to be affected, there's no reason to try.

> Are there any other steps that can be taken in order to improve cairo’s
> performance?

1. Turn off features you don't need.
2. Profile your code to see where it spends most processor cycles.


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