[cairo] cairo backend for xpdf - first drop

Alexander Larsson alexl at redhat.com
Mon Dec 20 12:31:59 PST 2004

On Mon, 2004-12-20 at 19:54 +0100, Alexander Larsson wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-12-20 at 18:25 +0100, Alexander Larsson wrote:
> > Before going on vacation for a long time I wanted to put out the work
> > I've been doing on a xpdf cairo backend. 
> > 
> > Just apply the patch -p1 to xpdf 3.0 and build with something like:
> > aclocal -I . 
> > autoconf
> > ./configure --with-freetype2-includes=/usr/include/freetype2/
> > make
> > 
> > It runs much better once all my cairo patches have landed.
> I found an embarrasing bug in it. It kept reading the fonts over and
> over again. With that fixed, and with all the performance fixes in Cairo
> cvs xpdf-cairo now feels faster than the standard xpdf on my machine.
> I'm attaching the new patch.

Apparently I just can't drop this. Here is a new patch with a few small
fixes to keep valgrind silent.

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