Cairo.HintMetrics Enumeration
Specifies whether to hint font metrics.


public enum HintMetrics


Hinting font metrics means quantizing them so that they are integer values in device space. Doing this improves the consistency of letter and line spacing, however it also means that text will be laid out differently at different zoom factors.


Member NameDescription
DefaultHint metrics in the default manner for the font backend and target device
OffDo not hint font metrics
OnHint font metrics


Namespace: Cairo
Assembly: Mono.Cairo (in Mono.Cairo.dll)
Assembly Versions: 1.0.5000.0,