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From: Antoni Grzymala <awaria@...>
Subject: Re: Pending removal(?) of media-libs/pdflib
Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2011 20:34:32 +0100
Tomáš Chvátal dixit (2011-02-22, 19:39):

> >>>>>>> On Tue, 22 Feb 2011, Francesco R wrote:
> >>>>> Build gnuplot with USE="cairo" and you can get PDF output with the
> >>>>> "pdfcairo" terminal.
> >>>
> >>> Last time (many moons ago) I've checked cairo did not generated pdf
> >>> it did generated raster images and wrapped them in a thin pdf layer.
> >>> pdflib is generating vector pdf which is a different thing.
> >>
> >> You should check again.
> > 
> > are you saying that because you know cairo has fixed itself, or because you 
> > dont know the answer yourself ?
> > -mike
> To my best knowledge cairo can do proper pdf files.
> 
> Courtesy of 12 lines of python, see the attachment, both vector curves
> and normal text in one fancy pdf file.

I don't see any curves (in any pdf viewer), only some ZOMG_TEXT. I
always thought Python was suspicious :).

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References:
Pending removal(?) of media-libs/pdflib
-- Jeremy Olexa
Re: Pending removal(?) of media-libs/pdflib
-- Francesco R
Re: Pending removal(?) of media-libs/pdflib
-- Ulrich Mueller
Re: Pending removal(?) of media-libs/pdflib
-- Mike Frysinger
Re: Pending removal(?) of media-libs/pdflib
-- Tomáš Chvátal
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