[cairo] PDF output, drawing text

Dan Amelang daniel.amelang at gmail.com
Tue Jun 12 10:05:54 PDT 2007

On 6/10/07, Torsten Mohr <tmohr at s.netic.de> wrote:
> Can i also draw some basic text with cairo on a PDF surface and make
> use of PDFs internal fonts?

Have you tried calling cairo_select_font_face with your desired font
family and then calling cairo_show_text to see what gets put in the

If all you need is very basic text, that might do the trick. I'm not
the PDF expert around here, though.


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