[cairo] Cairo Roadmap

Hakki Dogusan hakki at dogusan.net
Thu Nov 20 22:16:36 PST 2014


On 13-11-2014 09:29, Bryce Harrington wrote:
> I've taken a shot at updating the roadmap, since the old one was causing
> a bit of confusion (see the PDF metadata thread...)
>    http://cairographics.org/roadmap/
> == The Past ==
> For 1.12, the old roadmap listed a number of things which I'm not sure
> ever got finished.  I didn't spot them in the 1.12 release notes
> anyway.  So I've moved these down to a new 'Unknown / Future' section.
> I'd appreciate feedback on if any of these things did land, and if not,
> what the current status is.
> I replaced the 1.12 section with a highlights list of new features
> mentioned in the 1.12.* release notes.  Again, feedback appreciated.
> For the 1.14 section I likewise stole from the 1.14.0 release notes.
> Since 1.14 is now stable it will focus on bugfixes, so I don't
> anticipate we'll have much more to add here.
> == The Future ==
> For 1.16 I've listed three things that I personally anticipate
> contributing in the coming months:
>   • Path effects API. A gaussian blur effect will be introduced with this
>     API for creating arbitrary path shadowing.
>   • Perspective transform addition to Cairo's matrix functionality.
>   • GLESv3 support for OpenGL backend
> In truth, these three things have already been implemented by others;
> they just need to be reeled in to shore (refactored, tests written,
> etc.)  Depending on what my 2015 work goals look like I may add more to
> the list, but can't make any promises right now.
> If you have features you plan to be sending patches for, and would like
> to have registered on the roadmap, let me know and I'll stick them on.
> Or, if you (or someone else) have already posted patches but they're
> stuck in limbo, let me know that too.

Please, have a look at:

> Bryce

Hakki Dogusan

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