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I''m trying to add code for a back buffer to my 2D renderer. I understand all the theory behind back buffers etc, it''s just the implementation is eluding me. render:
Render()
{
    DWORD clearcolour = D3DCOLOR_XRGB(64,128,255);
    m_pd3dDevice->Clear( 0L, NULL, D3DCLEAR_TARGET, clearcolour, 1.0f, 0L );



    if( SUCCEEDED( m_pd3dDevice->BeginScene() ) )
    {
	static float x=0;

	static int tx=0;
	static int ty=0;
		
	sprintf(buf, "LHS: %d,  Offset: %d,  Pos_x: %d,  Pos_x%32: %d", lhs, offset, (int)pos_x, (int)pos_x%32);
	TextOut(hdc, lhs+20, 50, buf, strlen(buf));

	// draw ground

	for(int gt = lhs; gt < lhs+26; gt++){
        	CHECK( DrawBitmap( 0, (32*(gt-lhs))-offset, m_dwCreationHeight-16, 32*tx, 32*ground[gt], 32, 32,0) );
	}

	// 

	CHECK( DrawBitmap( 0, /*10+x*3.0f, 100+pt.y,*/pos_x, pos_y, 0, 0, 32, 32,0) );
	
	tx++;
		
	RenderText();   
			
        m_pd3dDevice->EndScene();
    }

    return S_OK;
}
The draw bitmap function is:
DrawBitmap(int ID, int x, int y, int left, int top, int width, int height )
{
    if( (g_VB[ID] == NULL) || (g_Tex[ID] == NULL) )
    {
	WARN(E_POINTER);
	return S_OK;
    }
	

    VERTEXFOR2D* v;
    CHECK( g_VB[ID]->Lock( 0, 0, (void**)&v, 0 ) );
	
    v[0].p = D3DXVECTOR4( (float)x,            (float)y+height, 0.0f, 1.0f );
    v[1].p = D3DXVECTOR4( (float)x,            (float)y,              0.0f, 1.0f );
    v[2].p = D3DXVECTOR4( (float)x+width, (float)y+height,  0.0f, 1.0f );
    v[3].p = D3DXVECTOR4( (float)x+width, (float)y,              0.0f, 1.0f );
	
    float tw = (float)g_TexDesc[ID].Width;
    float th = (float)g_TexDesc[ID].Height;
	
	
    v[0].tu = ((float)left)/tw; v[0].tv = ((float)top+height)/th;
    v[1].tu = ((float)left)/tw; v[1].tv = ((float)top)/th;
    v[2].tu = ((float)left+width)/tw; v[2].tv = ((float)top+height)/th;
    v[3].tu = ((float)left+width)/tw; v[3].tv = ((float)top)/th;
	
    g_VB[ID]->Unlock();
	
    m_pd3dDevice->SetTexture( 0, g_Tex[ID] );
    m_pd3dDevice->SetFVF( D3DFVF_VERTEXFOR2D );
    m_pd3dDevice->SetStreamSource(
		0, g_VB[ID], 0, sizeof(VERTEXFOR2D) );
	
    m_pd3dDevice->SetRenderState( D3DRS_ALPHABLENDENABLE, TRUE );
    m_pd3dDevice->SetRenderState( D3DRS_SRCBLEND, D3DBLEND_SRCALPHA );
    m_pd3dDevice->SetRenderState( D3DRS_DESTBLEND, D3DBLEND_INVSRCALPHA );


    m_pd3dDevice->DrawPrimitive( D3DPT_TRIANGLESTRIP, 0, 2 );
	
    m_pd3dDevice->SetRenderState( D3DRS_ALPHABLENDENABLE, FALSE );
	
    return S_OK;
}
How would I adapt that to draw to a back buffer & then flip. Can I write to a surface/backbuffer in the same way as I''m writing to m_pd3dDevice? I''ve picked up that there is stuff for backbuffers in DirectX but I''ve found MS''s help to be fairly useless on the subject. Any help/suggestions or even being pointed towards a good tutorial would help. thanks

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