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YodaTheCoder

to win32 or not to win32...

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HI! I''ve recently began programming in openGL (well, im new to all the functions and stuff, but I get the general Idea), and was wondering something: If I am to become a professional game writer, should I learn win32? Since the obvious answer to this is ''yes, you stupid newbie'', then where can I get some beginner tutorials? Ive looked everywhere, and they just dive right in. (Very annoying, yes).... If ya don''t mind helpin''... THANKS!! ~Jesse
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You can check on my site, http://www20.brinkster.com/draqza for basic win32 programming. You might want to avoid the file tutorials for right now, as someone brought it to my attention that there''s a huge error in them. Also check the windows game programming primer, in the articles section here on GDNet.
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You can look it up in the great book "Programming Windows Fifth Edition" by Charles Petzold !

It costs ~$60 and is really great for beginners in win32 !

(If you do not have the money to buy it ... ebook & Filesharing are the catchwords !)

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