For last couple of days, I've been following LazyFoo's SDL tutorials and then I came across this term "blit". I decided to check out SDL's documentation but I could not understand. I decided to just memorize this particular part from the tutorials. But as I progressed, it became a bit harder for me to understand the tutorials. From then onwards I've been itching to know what is "Blit"?
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Posted 27 January 2013 - 09:04 AM
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Posted 27 January 2013 - 11:33 AM
The simple answer is that it means 'draw'.
SDL_BlitSurface() means SDL_DrawTheSurface().
It's perfectly fine to abbreviate my username to 'Servant' rather than copy+pasting it all the time.
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