[SDL] SDL_Console project needs a new author.

Garrett mongoose at mongeese.org
Fri Jul 12 20:45:01 PDT 2002

   Someone else did some major work adding OpenGL support. It seems to 
work fine.

   I'm not sure what you mean about the resizing issue. It can be 
resized and doesn't make a mess or anything. Try downloading the current 
version off the webpage. It has a demo. The demo runs in OpenGL mode too.

Joseph Carter wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 12, 2002 at 11:11:09PM -0500, Garrett wrote:
>>Hello, I figured this would be an appropriate place to post this. In 
>>short: I'm the author of the SDL_Console project. I don't have the time 
>>to work on this project anymore and am looking for someone else to take 
>>it over. A lot of people use it and send me bug fixes, updates and 
>>requests for it but I don't have the time to put them into the project 
>>and release. So instead of letting the project stagnate longer I'm going 
>>to give it away to a new author. If anyone is interested please email me 
>>back. I thought the people on this mailing list would be interested.
>>You can find more info here: http://www.mongeese.org/SDL_Console/
> Two questions:
> First, did you ever get around to making it support resizing similar to
> GUI IRC clients?  I seem to remember it worked like console IRC clients
> last time I tried it, which is to say that it made a mess when you shrink
> the console...
> Second, have you actually added real OpenGL support?  ;)

Garrett - http://www.mongeese.org/

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