News Feed

News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

SitePoint PHP Blog:
PHP extension for Cairo graphics library
September 05, 2006 @ 20:49:41

On the SitePoint PHP Blog, there's a new post from Harry Fuecks pointing out an extension for PHP that allows it to use the Cairo graphics library.

Cairo is the "next generation" vector graphics library for Linux and very cool to have it available in PHP. Also cool about the extension was created using PEAR::CodeGen_PECL, which Hartmut describes here: look Mum - no C! (well almost).

Harry also asks if, with the rise of new technologies like this, if it's time to make the move to deprecate GD from normal PHP use - at the same time, removing another hurdle in PHP's path towards being thread safe.

2 comments voice your opinion now!
cairo graphics library extension wrapper gd deprecate cairo graphics library extension wrapper gd deprecate

blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts How to Add OAuth Authentication to Your Twitter App

Tomas Petricek's Blog: Writing Silverlight applications in PHP

Mfana Ronald Conco's Blog: RabbitMQ and PHP Part 1

Perplexed Labs Blog: PHP Forking to Concurrency with pcntl_fork() An Introduction to Graphs Using PEAR\'s Image_Graph Package

Community Events

Don't see your event here?
Let us know!

php7 laravel api opinion series podcast language library wordpress unittest framework extension release voicesoftheelephpant version example community interview laravel5 introduction

All content copyright, 2015 :: - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework