[SDL] Just a curious question

Tomas Andrle tomaasz at iol.cz
Sun Aug 8 03:04:49 PDT 1999


On Fri, 6 Aug 1999, Garrett wrote:

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> uh, oh anways, after stepping through many lines of code... I found the line
> thats alocating the ~32 megs of memory. 
> 
> XF86DGAGetVideo(SDL_Display, SDL_Screen,
>     			&unused_ptr, &unused_int, &unused_int, &total_mem);
> which is in line 157 of  src/linux/x11/SDL_sysvideo.c
> 
> I don't know much about the DGA or xlib functions and what they're doing so
> theres not much else I can say. 
> 
> -Garrett, WPI student majoring in Computer Science.
> 
> "He who joyfully marches in rank and file has already earned 
> my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since
> for him the spinal cord would suffice." -Albert Einstein
> 

Read this:

http://glide.xxedgexx.com/3DfxRPMS_vb_glibc.html

(the answer _might_ be in the small FAQ section)
 

Tomas Andrle





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