for Cairo 1.8.8

cairo_t — The cairo drawing context
Paths — Creating paths and manipulating path data
cairo_pattern_t — Sources for drawing
Transformations — Manipulating the current transformation matrix
Text — Rendering text and glyphs
cairo_font_face_t — Base class for font faces
cairo_scaled_font_t — Font face at particular size and options
cairo_font_options_t — How a font should be rendered
FreeType Fonts — Font support for FreeType
Win32 Fonts — Font support for Microsoft Windows
Quartz (CGFont) Fonts — Font support via CGFont on OS X
User Fonts — Font support with font data provided by the user
cairo_surface_t — Base class for surfaces
Image Surfaces — Rendering to memory buffers
PDF Surfaces — Rendering PDF documents
PNG Support — Reading and writing PNG images
PostScript Surfaces — Rendering PostScript documents
Win32 Surfaces — Microsoft Windows surface support
SVG Surfaces — Rendering SVG documents
Quartz Surfaces — Rendering to Quartz surfaces
XLib Surfaces — X Window System rendering using XLib
cairo_matrix_t — Generic matrix operations
Error handling — Decoding cairo's status
Version Information — Compile-time and run-time version checks.
Types — Generic data types
Index of new symbols in 1.2
Index of new symbols in 1.4
Index of new symbols in 1.6
Index of new symbols in 1.8
A. Creating a language binding for cairo
General considerations
Memory management
Multiple return values
Overloading and optional arguments
Streams and File I/O
Error handling