[Cairo] Text APIs round 2
keithp at keithp.com
Fri Aug 15 13:41:48 PDT 2003
Around 16 o'clock on Aug 15, Owen Taylor wrote:
> I also note that XftGlyphFontSpec uses separate calls per
> font change;
I think you might be misreading that code. It had some serious problems
doing the right thing with a mixture of bitmap and AA-fonts, so I know
it's at least doing something...
> - An entire set of text rendering operations is grouped
> with BT/ET.
Ah. I like that a lot more. We can have bt/et as 'optional' functions
and let people choose if they care; text done within bt/et gets merged
together while text done outside is separate.
cairo_text_begin (cairo_state_t *ct);
cairo_text_end (cairo_state_t *ct);
As they're optional, the only apps paying the price will be the ones that
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