Re: transforms in gdk?

Owen Taylor wrote:
> Mark <jamess1 wwnet com> writes:
> > Hello,
> >   Does any else think transforms would be usefull in gdk? I'm thinking
> > along the lines of:
> >
> > gdk_gc_set_transform ()
> >
> > Should be fairly easy to implement, with the exception of text and
> > images.
> And arcs and... (depending on how general a transform you want to support.)
> >  I'm looking specifically for text tranformations, but I think in
> > general this would be usefull, especial when the hardware of the system
> > can accelerate these operations.
> At some point in the future, we'll move to a new drawing model for
> GDK with anti-aliasing, transforms, alpha-compositing, and so forth.
> That's quite a ways off.

Who says we have to implement it all at once? At least if the API is
there we don't wait for major revisions to actually use some it.


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