[cairo] Line widths and coordinate system transformations

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Thu Jun 5 10:39:07 PDT 2008

On Thu, 2008-06-05 at 16:25 +0200, Holger Berndt wrote:
> Thanks a lot, Dirk and Simon. Having different scalings during path
> creation and stroking of course does the trick. Awesome!

So to summarize, this is what you want:

cairo_save (cr);
cairo_identity_matrix (cr);
cairo_set_line_width (cr, line_width);
cairo_stroke (cr);
cairo_restore (cr);

> Holger

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