[cairo] cairo_get_target() and groups
psychon at znc.in
Sun Jul 10 00:36:18 PDT 2011
On 10.07.2011 00:43, Krzysztof Kosiński wrote:
> When a group is pushed onto a context using cairo_push_group(),
> cairo_get_target() will return the base surface rather than the
> temporary surface used by the group. Is this by design? It looks like
> a bug to me.
yes, that's by design. What you want is done by cairo_get_group_target():
I don't know anything about the reasoning for this, but internally
cairo_get_target() is handled by _cairo_gstate_get_original_target() while
cairo_get_group_target() calls _cairo_gstate_get_target().
(Internal) confusion ensured.
Also, does anyone know how the order in the API docs is generated? It's not
alphabetically and everywhere in the source I looked, cairo_get_group_target()
comes right after cairo_get_target(). Just not in the docs.
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