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there''s supposed to be some connection betwen these two (OGL and SDL) something about that you can use OpenGL as a 3d renderer to SDL, but what does that mean? Ive heard that using SDL is realy easy but is it any good?

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SDL and OpenGL work very well together. Theres some code shipped with SDL that shows you how to set everything up with OpenGL. SDL also lets you draw over the top of the OpenGL ''scene'' and retain double buffered mode! OpenGL, wgl and the GDI can''t do that

Paul Groves
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How do you do that on top of opengl ?

I''m doing everything in SDL / OpenGL in linux and haven''t seen anything covering that

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One of the samples shows you how - don't have the SDL distribution to hand at the mo...

Paul Groves
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Edited by - Pauly on July 20, 2001 8:19:01 PM

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