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Re: Turbo C++, DJGPP and GNU C/C++

Well, for DOS get Allegro
For linux, ud have to use something like SVGALib or
the XServer to actually do graphics, cuz i dont think
the linux os lets u access video memory like in DOS.

rajeev jsv aka mrmojorisin
--- Adityan Murthy <ad_it@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi All!
> I have a DOS based paintbrush like program that i
> wrote in Turbo C++.  I 
> managed to get Graphics working under DJGPP and
> would like to port my 
> program. Unfortunately, there seems to be no
> Graphics Library (similar to 
> Graphics.h under Turbo C++) which i can use to call
> some of the commonly 
> used graphic routines like line, circle etc.  Are
> there any such libraries?
> Also, I am very much interested in porting the
> program to Linux too.  Will 
> the same graphics commands in DJGPP work under GNU
> C/C++?  If not, what is 
> the method of accessing the Video memory using GNU
> C/c++?
> Thanks in advance,
> Adityan
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