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From Stefano Mazzocchi <stef...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Using Cairo for Harmony graphic stuff?
Date Mon, 13 Feb 2006 18:57:25 GMT
Anthony Green wrote:
> On Mon, 2006-02-13 at 13:38 +0300, Sergey Soldatov wrote:
>> In my opinion the only area to use Cairo is the Java2D part of AWT.
>> Unfortunately any additional layer between 2D and native calls may
>> dramatically affect the performance of UI, especially Swing.
> 
> GNU Classpath is using Cairo, but I think a better plan now would be to
> use jogl (JSR231, whose reference implementation has a very liberal
> license).  Sun has done some interesting work with their OpenGL single
> threaded rendering backend to address the JNI overhead issue.  You get
> nice 2d/3d integration as well.

Good point!

-- 
Stefano.


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