Fwd: Why are people sticking with GTK+ 26.? (Re: GTK+ modularization)
- From: Paul Plaquette <trilda free fr>
- To: Carl Worth <cworth cworth org>
- Cc: gtk-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Fwd: Why are people sticking with GTK+ 26.? (Re: GTK+ modularization)
- Date: Tue, 15 Aug 2006 17:48:02 +0200
there 's at least one : Pango is using Cairo, cairo is a double based
vector graphics engine... Pango became slower since it is using it.
On embedded platform the cost for calculations with double is really
Embedded computing does not benefit from the pseudo empiric "intel
moore law" at the same pace than desktop computing.
Would be nice if Cairo could exist in an embedded version with fixed
The embedded version of Open GL is using fixed point calculations so
why not Cairo ?
On Jul 20, 2006, at 2:09 AM, Carl Worth wrote:
On Mon, 17 Jul 2006 13:58:41 -0700, "Jesse Donaldson" wrote:
We're still using v2.6, so folks may not
but I'm happy to share our results (once we've obtained them).
he'd like, I can try to put Mathias in touch with whoever will be
looking at this on our end.
I'm personally interested in hearing more details about what your
motivation for sticking with 2.6 is. If it's performance concerns, (as
is the case with others I've talked to), then I should point out that
I'm personally very interested, and planning on fixing those
There's no good reason that GTK+ should have ever gotten slower. So
I'll be working to fix performance regressions. But I need help
identifying them. So anything anyone can share about things they have
hit would be useful. (And thanks to those who have already started
identifying things here on this list.)
cworth redhat com
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