[cairo] parse svg with cairo

MenTaLguY mental at rydia.net
Thu Jun 7 07:41:10 PDT 2007

On Thu, 7 Jun 2007 13:13:06 +0200, "Kreller, Marcus" <MKreller at ime-actia.de> wrote:
> Is there a way to open svg-files with cario 1.0.4, without rsvg handle ? 

No -- cairo is just a drawing library, not an SVG renderer.  At one time, cairo included a primitive SVG renderer for the sake of demonstration, but that is not part of the library's core goals.

You'll need to use another library built atop cairo (like rsvg) to render SVGs to a cairo context.


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