[SDL] DirectX 7?

Patrick McFarland unknown at panax.com
Fri Sep 27 05:00:01 PDT 2002


On 27-Sep-2002, David Moffatt wrote:
> 
> One other thing I forgot to mention is in 2D games I like to be able to 
> manipulate indivdual pixels in the images. Would this still be possible 
> using the 3D API?

You can, but its slow. If you can, make sure you can make it a texture or
something. (Even keep a local buffer of the texture, and manipulate that,
and have a seperate routine read the buffer and make a texture of it
periodically)

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