[SDL] SDL/OpenGL and texture mapping.

paul at theV.net paul at theV.net
Wed Sep 11 04:49:01 PDT 2002


On Wed, Sep 11, 2002 at 04:30:52AM -0700, Joseph Carter wrote:
> 
> Remember OpenGL textures are bottom to top.  SDL_Surfaces are top to
> bottom.  Flip the texture coordinates appropriately.

Ah, I got it. No wonder when SDL surfaces are used in conjuction
with glOrtho(0, w, h, 0, -1.0, 1.0), all coordinates are in the
same order as in upperleft origin view. I was wrong in thinking
glOrtho() even flips the texture coordinates, my bad...

Regards,
.paul.




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