Re: Independent image loaders in gdk-pixbuf

On Sun, Sep 22, 2002 at 02:54:34AM +0200, Matthias Clasen wrote:
> There are no longer format-specific functions pixbuf_check_xyz inside
> libgdkpixbuf. Instead, libgdkpixbuf contains a single parameterized
> pixbuf_check_format function.

> In order to demonstrate the usefulness of independent loaders, the
> patch also includes an svg loader based on librsvg. As mentioned
> above, this can't be included in gdk-pixbuf. 
This sounds very useful.  I'd love to see something similar done
with libwmf and potentially and whatever EMF library when end up
with (even if its via conversion to SVG).
> Perhaps it could find a home in librsvg ?
That seems like a logical place for it.

I did not read the patch, but would appreciate an overview of the
run time cost of finding the available set of loaders.  What handles
the registry ?

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