[cairo] new pattern interface and OpenGL patch

Carl Worth cworth at east.isi.edu
Fri Mar 26 07:06:47 PST 2004

On Mar 26, David Reveman wrote:
 > We've been thinking about changing the name of libglc.
 > We have unfortunately no idea what we gonna name it. =) So if you know a
 > name that might work, please tell us (no suggestions are bad).

Here's one idea:


This includes the obvious "GL", and glitz has a suitable English

	extravagant showiness, glitter

As for uniqueness, "glitz" passes the "apt-cache search" and freshmeat
tests, while "libglitz" passes google.

We can leave the backronym as an exercise for the user.


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