[SDL] Truetype vs bitmapped fonts? Opinions?

Sam Lantinga slouken at devolution.com
Tue Apr 11 15:18:07 PDT 2000


> Have you benchmarked this so you know it's faster to recompile and then
> blit than clipping it while drawing?

Well, the clipped case is faster if you clip during drawing, but the
normal case is slower.  I figured the hit in recompiling was more than
made up for by the speed increase for the unclipped case.

	-Sam Lantinga, Lead Programmer, Loki Entertainment Software



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