On Wed, 2 Feb 2000, Christoph Egger wrote:

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> On Wed, 2 Feb 2000, Christoph Egger wrote:
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> > On Wed, 2 Feb 2000, Andrew Apted wrote:
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> > > Christoph Egger writes:
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> > > >  Is anyone here already hacking the file-target?
> > > 
> > > No, I'm pretty sure no one is working on it.
> > > 
> > > >  If not, I want to hack it to add support reading some file-formats
> > > >  (i.e. bmp, tga, pcx).
> > > 
> > > Go ahead, it would be good.
> > > 
> > > Semantics wise, you should load the file at init time, & determine the
> > > properties (width, height, depth).  Then make the CheckMode primitive
> > > set any GGI_AUTO values to the same as the file, and make the SetMode
> > > refuse any mode that doesn't match the file (unless you want to
> > > support scaling/depth conversion... :->).
> > > 
> > > Make all write primitives (putpixel, drawline, etc) fail, and only
> > > support the read primitives (you will only need GetPixel_NC to get an
> > > initial prototype working).
> > > 
> > > Hope that helps.
> > 
> > Yes, THX! I will do so.
> > 
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> OK - I've started hacking on it.
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> I've some question:
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> Is there any macro or any #define, that say at compile time, if libggi is
> compiled on a bigendian or on a littleendian architecture?



One further question:

I need an viewer using the file-target, to test it.

Has anyone already one written?


Christoph Egger
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