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Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] Xara Xtreme 4.0 released
- From: "bulia byak" <buliabyak@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 3 Apr 2008 19:41:48 -0300
- Subject: Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] Xara Xtreme 4.0 released
On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 6:56 PM, Carl Worth <cworth@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I didn't ever see the actual benchmark program, but Charles did point
> me to people, (he hadn't run the benchmark himself, unsurprisingly),
> who did describe what the benchmark was actually testing.
Thanks for the clarification. Apologies for a misleading statement - I
was speaking from what I remembered about the affair.
> sometimes you really do need to use the software backend. We've got
> our own benchmarks on the cairo list showing that liboil code can do
> much faster compositing than what's currently in cairo/pixman and
> several experimental scanline-based polygon rasterizers, (presumably
> similar to the approach in Xara), that are much faster for software
> rendering than cairo's current tessellate-then-rasterize-trapezoids
Great news! So is there any timeframe for when we can see this in
Inkscape. Draw Freely.