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Old 02-17-03, 06:52 PM   #114
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Originally posted by K.I.L.E.R
I want the video card to do that.
DX 9 level cards can with PS/VS 2.0 as shown in 3dmark03.
I don't think it's ever going to be done on the video card.

And the ability to do the real calculations won't be available in realtime until we have a few more orders of magnitude worth of computational power. In the meantime, there should be lots of cheap hacks, but even those cheap hacks will take a lot of power.
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