create_pango_layout


Description:

public Layout create_pango_layout (string? text)

Creates a new Layout with the appropriate font map, font description, and base direction for drawing text for this widget.

If you keep a Layout created in this way around, you need to re-create it when the widget Context is replaced. This can be tracked by listening to changes of the root property on the widget.

Parameters:

this

a Widget

text

text to set on the layout (can be null)

Returns:

the new Layout