[cairo] Flood Fill ?

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Sun Jul 29 17:05:23 PDT 2007

On Sun, 2007-07-29 at 12:46 -0400, Sikamikaniboots wrote:
> Hi !
> Is there any way to do a "flood fill" with cairo ?
> The idea would be to paint an area bounded by a given colour around a
> given coordinate.

Hi again,

No, there isn't.  Cairo doesn't work that way.  Please see this
excellent tutorial about the cairo rendering model:


> I couldn't find any example for this sort of fill.
> Any help would be appreciated !
> thanks !


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