[SDL] Grabbed Mouse after crash on Linux

Jochen Schäfer js.josch at gmx.de
Thu Jan 27 01:41:35 PST 2005

i think he means it would be faster if the raw file was loaded into ram and
decompressed there.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Gabriel" <mystml at adinet.com.uy>
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Subject: Re: [SDL] Fast IMG Load

> > I need to load a lot of images using too much memory space when loaded:
> > 152 images, 35kb each but in memory they are much bigger because of
> > uncompression and byte alignment.
> > My idea is to read all the image data compressed in png format in memory
> > and load the images from memory instead of disk.
> The only way this would take less space than just loading the images
> would be keeping the compressed data in memory and decompress it on the
> fly while blitting. I bet that's too slow to be of any practical value :
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