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Re: SVGALIB on Thinkpad
On Tue, 14 May 2002, Katie Lucas wrote:
>Personally, I want to write a game. Someone else (Possibly a future
>me) can port this thing to something else when I'm done. Given that I
>have a couple of days off, I can either spend a couple of days faffing
>with getting SDL to install or a couple of days writing game code...
Which means you'll over the years spend a few days arguing why you chose
SVGALIB and not something else. You also immediately shut out a great deal
of potential users by using SVGALIB. Personally I never touch software
written using it, but I do test stuff done with SDL/Plib or similar
But, of course the choice is yours.
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