Re: Ascii?

On Tue, 18 Sep 2001, Cyrille Chepelov wrote:

Le mar, sep 18, 2001, � 04:07:06 -0500, Lars Clausen a �crit:

Another passerby suggested rendering using OpenGL's 2d primitives,
allowing use of the accellerated graphics cards.  I'm not gonna do that
right now, though:)

Heh... One idea might be to write a gdk renderer using OpenGL. All of
GNOME would benefit, if that indeed brings a benefit.  Maybe a port of
gtk to Berlin would be a good idea, while we're at it !  ;-]

Just imagine having your windows rotate in 3D:)

Just when you thought plug-ins were safe:)


I also applied the MetaPost plug-in submitted earlier.  If the encoding
issues aren't bad enough to stop it, I shall commit.

shoot -- I had promised to apply it, but didn't manage to find the time.
The second tarball (with the GPL fix) which has been posted is of
adequate quality (don't forget the NEWS and ChangeLog. It would probably 
be good if you had time to make this a configure option, but it won't
hurt much if it's built by default and crashes sometime (which I

I shall do that, hopefully tomorrow.  I did use the second tarball.


Lars Clausen (| Hårdgrim of Numenor
"I do not agree with a word that you say, but I   |----------------------------
will defend to the death your right to say it."   | Where are we going, and
    --Evelyn Beatrice Hall paraphrasing Voltaire  | what's with the handbasket?

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