Writing a Widget Using Cairo and PyGTK 2.8

2005-12-20 22:13:52 GMT

The article with the above title has just appeared some days ago. Cairo finally makes us able to create state-of-the-art widgets. It reminds me of PostScript because of its vector-graphics nature, but it's not a language, but an API.

It has multiple backends like X surfaces, hardware accelerated OpenGL surfaces or bitmap buffers. Very powerful.