[cairo] [PATCHSET] Multithread-safe FreeType

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Tue Dec 30 16:45:25 PST 2014

On 14-12-30 04:06 PM, Behdad Esfahbod wrote:
> The patchset mainly removes use of singleton buffers in favor of stack or
> per-face allocated ones.  In all cases this has no down side.  The exception
> is the patch that affects the autohinter, which results in significant (~20%)
> slowdown.  I plan to track that down and fix, but believe that the patchset
> should be integrated before that.

The slowdown was more like 60%.  I've already found the root cause and am
working on a fix.


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