From: Jose (jmalv04_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-01-24 07:13:06
On 1/23/07, Malte Clasen <news_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Tom Brinkman wrote:
> > 2) antaialias lines - for smooth line rendering
> > Anatialias lines are more difficult, particularly connecting end
> points. I
> > wonder what lubomir's plans are for this important functionality.
> As far as I understand GIL, this is not the focus of the library.
It is not the current GIL focus but contributions or additions should be
AGG is now GPL (and I believe is mainly developed by one person) so
the boost approach should do much better with potentially multiple authors
contributing new related image libraries
However, you can rely on third-party libraries to do this, for example
> http://www.antigrain.com/ (<=2.4 uses a quite liberal license) and
> http://www.cairographics.org/ . Both can render to memory buffers which
> in turn can be used directly in GIL.