Archives Aug. 17, 2005
Brian asked me to explain what benefits I'm expecting from a ctypes version of OpenGL versus the PyOpenGLSWIG version. So, why not post it where everyone can read it (if one person asks, probably 10 want to know)...
* Easier compilation/more robust operation!-->!-->
o Probably 90% of our time in PyOpenGLSWIG is spent on
How did I decide that CVS was broken?
Well, druid (our development platform for VIBES and the VOIP front-end) is down because D'Arcy's in the process of replacing it. So I switched to working on Cinemon and wanted to remove an old file that was cluttering up a directory.
But CVS was spitting back an ...!-->!-->!-->!-->
Had the workstation do a set of upgrades while I was out at the management meeting (one of us should get some work done)... got home to find a failure compiling/installing the emul-linux (Linux32 on AMD64) libraries. Permission failure trying to make the files executable.
Oh well, I can survive a few days without OpenOffice ...!-->!-->