[SDL] why ?

Mattias Engdegård f91-men at nada.kth.se
Thu Aug 9 14:15:01 PDT 2001

"Bille2" <bille2 at free.fr> wrote:
>( SDL_SetVideoMode( 700, 300, 16, SDL_OPENGLBLIT | SDL_RESIZABLE ) == NULL )
> and the anwser  that Windows gives me is :  BPP=32,
>while I expect BPP=16 ?

Your OpenGL implementation must support the RGB565 texture format
(either if it has the packed pixel extension, or if it implements the
OpenGL 1.2 API) for OPENGLBLIT to use 16bpp

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