[Xcb] xcb, xrender and thin lines

Carl Worth cworth at cworth.org
Wed Feb 15 08:15:12 PST 2006

On Wed, 15 Feb 2006 10:46:33 +0100 (CET), Vincent Torri wrote:
> and any advices about doing line drawing with xrender ?

This is precisely what the original intent of cairo was---to provide a
an interface on top of Xrender to draw shapes that are of actual

And I think it still meets that need quite well.

And for straight lines at least, cairo doesn't go through any as nasty
as the code in XRenderCompositeDoublePoly.

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xcb/attachments/20060215/432ef957/attachment.pgp

More information about the Xcb mailing list