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Old 08-25-10, 11:00 AM   #1
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I think the following comment by OpenGL veteran Mark Kilgard (Principal system software engineer at NVIDIA) deserves a dedicated post because it's a very interesting reading and demonstrates a...

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Old 08-26-10, 01:49 AM   #2
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Hi..!!
OpenGL is Superior to Direct3D for 3 ways:
1. Portability.
2. You can use tessellation and geometry shaders under WinXP.
3. Itís much more easy to maintain than DX, that forces you to rewrite a lot of code. With OpenGL you can just check for an extension and voilŠ.
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I always liked OpenGL.
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My friends and I had these discussions in college, which was 8-12 years ago. I can't believe this topic is still relevant.
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GLIDE, BITCHES!
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AGP IS SUPERIOR.
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