[cairo] Userfont hinting

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Sat May 3 09:10:07 PDT 2008

On Sat, 2008-05-03 at 17:04 +0100, Peter Clifton wrote:
> Why can't the origin of the coordinate space we're drawing in be taken
> to be on the baseline, and aligned in device space? I'm probably failing
> to understand how the glyph coordinate spaces are related, but it seems
> rather counter-intuitive that the analysis surface doesn't appear to do
> the "right thing" given that my glyph rendering function explicitly sets
> up an identity matrix and is careful to draw "on grid" in device space.

Show me the code.  It's supposed to all work.


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