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Date: 2002-04-19 (16:27)
From: Will Benton <willb@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] OCamlSDL
On Fri, Apr 19, 2002 at 06:13:37PM +0200, Stefano Lanzavecchia wrote:
> > Why are you using D3D and not OpenGL?  OpenGL is not only better, but 
> > it's portable.
> It's really hard to define "better"... Beauty is in the eye of the
> beholder...


However, OpenGL has two major advantages over Direct3D even if you
don't consider how easy it is to use or how efficient it is:
  1.  It is not controlled by a single company (especially not a
      convicted predatory monopolist).  A sub-point of this is that
      many implementations are available for many different platforms.
  2.  O'Caml bindings are already available for OpenGL.


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