The cairo package

[Tags:bsd3, library]

Cairo is a library to render high quality vector graphics. There exist various backends that allows rendering to Gtk windows, PDF, PS, PNG and SVG documents, amongst others.


Versions 0.11.0, 0.11.1, 0.12.0, 0.12.1, 0.12.2, 0.12.3,, 0.12.4,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
Dependencies array, base (==4.*), bytestring, mtl [details]
License BSD3
Copyright (c) 2001-2010 The Gtk2Hs Team, (c) Paolo Martini 2005, (c) Abraham Egnor 2003, 2004, (c) Aetion Technologies LLC 2004
Author Axel Simon, Duncan Coutts
Stability stable
Category Graphics
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Source repository head: darcs get (cairo)
Uploaded Mon Sep 12 12:02:37 UTC 2011 by DuncanCoutts
Distributions Arch:, Debian:, Fedora:, FreeBSD:, LTSHaskell:, NixOS:, Stackage:, Tumbleweed:
Downloads 38577 total (121 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
All reported builds failed as of 2015-12-11 [all 6 reports]


  • Graphics
    • Rendering
      • Graphics.Rendering.Cairo
        • Graphics.Rendering.Cairo.Internal
        • Graphics.Rendering.Cairo.Matrix
        • Graphics.Rendering.Cairo.Types


cairo_pdfBuild the PDF backend of Cairo.EnabledAutomatic
cairo_psBuild the PostScript backend of Cairo.EnabledAutomatic
cairo_svgBuild the Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) backend of Cairo.EnabledAutomatic

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