[cairo] Request for proposals for cairo 1.6.6 (this week)

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Mon Jun 16 22:25:22 PDT 2008

Hi Carl,

Quickly scanning my commits, these will be good:


(with this one fixed, I think we don't have to pick the
"remaining_glyphs" changes as they won't show up in realistic uses




On Mon, 2008-06-16 at 06:41 -0700, Carl Worth wrote:
> We've recently had several duplicate reports of problems in the 1.6.4
> release that we've already fixed upstream, (for example, a .pc file
> not getting installed). So it's definitely time to roll up a new 1.6.6
> release with the fixes we already have in hand.
> I'd like to release cairo 1.6.6 this week.
> I think that what's on the 1.6 branch so far is all good stuff, but
> I'm sure there are also useful fixes on the master branch that should
> be cherry-picked.
> I'm doing my own scan of cairo's master branch looking for such fixes,
> but I could use any help as well. So here's your chance to get your
> favorite fix into cairo 1.6.6. Please let me know this week if you are
> aware of any of the following:
>     * Fixes already committed to cairo's master branch that should be
>       cherry-picked to the 1.6 branch for the 1.6.6 release.
>     * Fixes that have been sent to this mailing list, but not yet
>       committed for one reason or another.
> I'm not asking for any new bug fixes, or new feature
> development---just things that we've already got in hand and don't
> want to leave out.
> Thanks in advance.
> -Carl
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