On Mon, 13 Mar 2000, Fowler wrote:
> Believe it or not I'm going to recommend OpenGL! Fast portable and can accelerate line
> draws on some drivers AND its device independant
> Most openGL tutors start with drawing in 2d Orthographic mode
> to teach OpenGL concepts
>Yak!! No! OpenGL is probably the worst way to do 2d graphics. In most
OpenGL implementations the 2d rendering pathway is highly unoptimised.
Long live the confused,
Bother!, said Pooh, and called in an air strike.
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