Declaration [src]

gdk_cairo_context_cairo_create (
  GdkCairoContext* self

Description [src]

Retrieves a Cairo context to be used to draw on the GdkSurface of context.

A call to gdk_draw_context_begin_frame() with this context must have been done or this function will return NULL.

The returned context is guaranteed to be valid until gdk_draw_context_end_frame() is called.

Return value

Type: cairo_t

A Cairo context to draw on `GdkSurface.

The caller of the method takes ownership of the returned data, and is responsible for freeing it.
The return value can be NULL.