[cairo] how do you draw an outline of a circle/ellipse

Bill Spitzak spitzak at gmail.com
Wed Nov 11 19:16:35 PST 2015

On 11/11/2015 02:19 PM, Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
> On Wed, 11 Nov 2015 09:54:00 -0800, Bill Spitzak wrote:
>> ... the current behaviour makes it impossible to draw an
>> ellipse using the arc commands where the line is the same thickness
>> on all sides ...
> Not at all
> <https://github.com/ldo/qahirah_examples/blob/master/ellipses>,
> <http://default-cube.deviantart.com/art/Ellipses-567083675>.

You can't use the arc commands. Making the ellipse out of curveTo or 
lineTo commands does work.

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