[cairo] Which X11 backend to use?

Bernhard R. Fischer bf at abenteuerland.at
Mon Oct 27 04:30:37 PDT 2014


I'd like to use libcairo for animated 2d graphics output in an X11 window. I'm 
not very familiar with X11 programming yet.
There are 3 different types of X11 surfaces: Xlib, Xlib-Xrender, and XCB.

Which one should I use?

Best regards,
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