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Offline dolphin3k

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« Posted 2012-06-14 08:11:50 »

Hi!

I have one easy question, is LWJGL a Framework or just an API?

thnx
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« Reply #1 - Posted 2012-06-14 08:15:21 »

An API for accessing the OpenGL API in Java.

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« Reply #2 - Posted 2012-06-14 08:21:45 »

And Slick2D is a Framework?

What is the difference between these?
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« Reply #3 - Posted 2012-06-14 08:23:22 »

Slick2D is more or less a framework that has a Java2D-like API but uses LWJGL underneath for pure hardware acceleration.

You should read this for more clarity of all these libraries.

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« Reply #4 - Posted 2012-06-14 08:27:01 »

Thnx!!
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