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Re: SDL vs GGI

Pierre Phaneuf wrote:

>> The real question is - Why run X?

>But I can understand you, I was like that a while ago. Then, I bought a
>good 17" monitor (a ViewSonic P775, I recommend it heartily, or its
>bigger brother, the PT775), and found that X was *good* after all! After
>I upgraded my S3 ViRGE 2 MB to a Matrox Millenium G200 with 8 MB, I
>definitely wouldn't go back.

17" screen, CLabs Gfx Blaster TNT 16MB here. X runs nicely, but nothing
beats the standard console font for coding. I haven't found *anything*
that's more readable, clearer etc than a standard Linux console (80x50)
with FTE yet.


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