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#24 TTF addon which draws shapes directly

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2012-10-09
2008-12-18
Elias Pschernig
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The current ttf addon asks Freetype to render to a bitmap, then caches the bitmap of each glyph in ALLEGRO_BITMAPs. There are (often) advantages for rendering the glyph outlines directly. Not trivial to implement, but Thomas Harte on allegro.cc offered code for it:

http://www.allegro.cc/forums/thread/597997

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