[cairo] can't render text

Uli Schlachter psychon at znc.in
Thu Nov 1 01:15:05 PDT 2012


On 31.10.2012 17:17, Techie Help wrote:
> I am using following code:
> Please let me know, what I am doing wrong.
> <code>
> cairo_select_font_face (cr, "monospace", CAIRO_FONT_SLANT_NORMAL, CAIRO_FONT_WEIGHT_NORMAl);
>     cairo_set_font_size (cr, 14);
>     cairo_set_source_rgb (cr, 0, 0, 0);
>     cairo_move_to (cr, 0, 50);
>     cairo_show_text (cr, "Print Something");
> </code>

Let's turn this into a full, self-contained example (attached). When I compile
and run this code, I get a file called "out.png" which shows the text "Print

So you aren't doing anything wrong.

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