[cairo] Cairo version now at 1.5.1

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Wed Jun 27 15:37:24 PDT 2007

On Wed, 2007-06-27 at 17:50 -0400, Carl Worth wrote:
> With 1.4.10 out now, I think we're definitely ready to start more
> serious work on getting 1.6 done. So I've gone ahead and bumped the
> version of cairo to 1.5.1 so people should feel free to start pushing
> stuff out that is clearly 1.6 material.
> Some of the things that have been starting to stack up include:
>  * Adrian's finer-grained fallback work, (I know Adrian wanted some
>    help on the device offset+scale issue which I hope to look at
>    soon).
>  * Vlad's 24.8 work. Vlad, did you need more review on this or is it
>    ready to go?
>  * Soeren's use-external-pixman-library work.
>  * Other things?

David's cairo-ft rewrite.  I'll try to find flight time to review and
merge it.


> I know I haven't had as much time to put into cairo lately as I would
> like to. But I also hope this doesn't slow things down. And the work
> I described above appears to suggest that things are still continuing
> nicely, which is great! So keep up the good work, everybody!
> And have fun!
> -Carl
> PS. I know that the website is still stuck with stale NEWS, (like
> cairo 1.4.6), and missing pages, (like BIBLIOGRAPHY). I'm committing
> now to fixing the website before I continue any other work.
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