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jojoofu 12-17-2009 06:58 PM

managed DX for windows 7
Does anyone know if microsoft ever plans to bring back managed DX for the new windows or is XNA your only choice now ? :D

jojoofu 12-17-2009 07:29 PM

Just an update. OK I did fing one very interesting thing. It's called slimDX basically managed DX reborn. Pretty cool stuff

Qua 12-18-2009 03:55 AM

I suggest you read this question and the corrosponding answers. It explains pretty well what the current situation is, and what the alternatives to MDX are.

jojoofu 12-18-2009 11:59 AM

I've experimented a little with XNA. It does some amazing stuff , but with a few down sides. One being you lose control over lower level objects , two being that you can't actually make Xbox games without purchasing a subscription to there game community. Slim DX seems like a better choice for what I'm looking for at the moment. However I haven't had much time to test it out so I don't know yet. :D

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