VortexGE is a software 3D renderer for the X environment that was created without using OpenGL/MesaGL. It also supports 2D image manipulations and audio access and is intended for creating Linux games without needing 3D card acceleration.
|Tags||Software Development Libraries Sound/Audio Players Graphics 3D Rendering Games/Entertainment multimedia|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: The tarball distribution is now separated into two files: source with documentation and media. Many deprecated symbols and features were removed. VortexGE now would be correctly built using GCC 4.2.x and GCC 4.3.x. Lua 5.1.4 is now used as the scripting engine backend. The VDumpStack() function was improved a bit. Support for streaming Ogg-Vorbis audio as background music was added.
Release Notes: Starting from this version, the tar ball distribution is separated into two files: one with source and documentation, and one with media. The _C, _T, C, and T prefixes for classes and structures have been removed. Support was added for a streaming sound buffer (but currently only supports Ogg-Vorbis). Lua 5.1.4 is now used as the scripting engine backend.
Release Notes: Many of the symbols and features which were deprecated in the previous version have been removed. The function CDialogPage::GroupRadioButtons() now automatically checks the first radio button in the list. A new function, CDialogPage::CheckRadioButton() was added. VortexGE should be correctly built using GCC 4.2.x and GCC 4.3.x. Some code cleanups and bugfixes were made. Some improvements were made in the configuration script.
Release Notes: Some deprecated features have been removed. New controls, CPopUpMenu and CMenuBar, were added. All styles of the CSpinButton control are now implemented. The CInputBoxML control is improved. Support has been added for loading Ogg Vorbis files. There are some improvements in the CPanel3DBuffer class related to rendering, collision, and bounding box calculation. Lua 5.1.3 is now used as the scripting engine backend. There are a few bug and documentation fixes.
Release Notes: All symbols/features which were marked as deprecated have been removed. The CInputBoxML class now supports text selection and copying using the keyboard. A new CThreadKey class was added. VortexGE should now be built correctly using GCC 4.2.x. Some configuration script fixes and improvements were made along with some documentation fixes.