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Some SDL/OpenGL Win32 ResizeEvent hack !?

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There was a major problem for me using SDL+OpenGL on Win2k: The std method for resizing a window (re-calling SDL_SetVideoMode()) re-creates the OpenGL context flushing all textures, etc. this way... Now I found some work-around, which seems to make the SDL_SetVideoMode() call obsolete & is fine for me: Catch the respective SDL_ResizeEvent and write new width & height into SDL_GetVideoSurface()'s result (don't forget to adjust glViewport) - yes, I know: this surface pointer is supposed to be read-only - but hey, it works! Is this work-around documented somewhere ? Does it work for any other Win32 platforms ?

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