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BeginScene and EndScene...

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g_fire_1983    122
What exactly do the BeginScene and EndScene functions do? I know I have to use them but I was sitting and looking at ''em today and I really don''t have a clue what they do to the computer...is it some kind of mode change? ~~tim

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some graphics chips are what is known as "scene capture" where no graphics are rendered when you call DrawPrimitive (etc) - all of the commands are ''cached'' until the driver knows the scene has finished... thus EndScene

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Simon O''Connor
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