[SciPy-dev] setup.py vs. setup_foo.py

Eric Jones eric at enthought.com
Mon Mar 24 17:36:04 CST 2003


Both the wxPython and the TkInter (OpenGL) versions use the freetype renderer.

eric

David Ascher <davida at ActiveState.com> wrote ..
> Eric Jones wrote:
> 
> >>What's the status of the use of freetype at this point?  I'd like to
> >>update the PIL backend to use it when it becomes "not too hard". =)
> >>    
> >>
> >
> >I don't think it is that hard at this point -- it builds on the windows,
> linux, and MacOS machines here without issue.  The downside is that it
> still has some rendering flaws and it is slower than necessary.  I plan
> on fixing these things the week after PyCon, so waiting till then is propbably
> worth while.
> >  
> >
> Let me rephrase my question -- which backends use freetype, and how?
> 
> --da
> 
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