[cairo] Any alternatives to libgs DEVICE=cairo for reading PS into a cairo surface?
ajohnson at redneon.com
Fri Sep 14 15:49:43 PDT 2012
On 15/09/12 07:46, John Ellson wrote:
> Behdad at one time wrote a cairo device for libgs (ghostscript).
> I had written a plugin for graphviz that successfully used this device
> to import PS images as node shapes in graphs.
> According to:
> this device was dropped from libgs .
> I've opened a new bug to the ghostscript folks:
> but I was wondering if anyone on this list could suggest an alternative
> for loading PS images on to a cairo surface?
Use ps2pdf to convert to PDF then poppler-glib to render to a cairo surface.
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