[rescue] FS/FTGH: Sun kit

Richard legalize at xmission.com
Tue Jan 17 14:25:29 CST 2006

In article <200601171903.OAA17802 at Sparkle.Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>,
    der Mouse <mouse at Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>  writes:

> >>>> I believe the cg6's "transform engine" is an engine for
> >>>> transforming (X,Y,Z) three-space coordinates into (X,Y) screen
> >>>> coordinates.
> >>> Why do you believe this?
> >> Because the designers said so. :-)
> > OK, I stand corrected! :-)
> Sorry about dragging the discussion out so long.

Not a problem at all, I enjoyed finding out about the IEEE Micro
reference!  I subscribed to Micro in the 80s, but I think by 1990 my
subscription had lapsed.

> On the other hand, now - knowing what's there - I'm more frustrated
> than ever at the lack of documentation. :-/

Have you tried googling for the author of that paper?  You'd be
surprised how many of these people are easily contacted online and are
happy to share information about their past work, even if the
manufacturer doesn't make such information readily available.
"The Direct3D Graphics Pipeline"-- code samples, sample chapter, FAQ:
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