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Cairo# code in the gtk-sharp repository is more or less the same as the Mono.Cairo code in mcs/class/Mono.Cairo in the mono repository. This has several disadvantages:
* For library consumers:
- It raises the question, which library to use, if there are differences and if yes, which.
- Documentation about the library may apply to one version but not to the other (at least you get confused).
* For library devs:
- Duplicate effort to keep the bindings up-to-date
- Keeping the APIs in sync (if that's even desired)
- Applying bug fixes in 2 places
- Updating documentation in 2 places
My opinion is that cairo-sharp and Mono.Cairo do the same thing and thus should be the same thing.