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Aras Pranckevičius @aras@mastodon.gamedev.place

Today is a good day. DX11 feature level 9.x is the worst/leakiest "abstraction" ever, and only needed on old Windows Phone devices. Good riddance. Let's see where this goes :) mastodon.gamedev.place/media/v

Windows Runtime (aka UWP) was supposed to be modern API without any of <windows.h> horrors. It has new horrors instead! For example, this code does not compile. aras-p.info/blog/2018/01/19/UW

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"I told the internet I’d buy books and stuff for people, and you won’t believe what happened next!", or a writeup of a holidays gifts giveaway aras-p.info/blog/2018/01/01/20 mastodon.gamedev.place/media/Q

I like Mercurial. It should be talked about more; instead of everyone talking about git only (when they aren’t busy talking about blockchains, that is). Let’s do more Hg marketing!
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So, a bunch of Alembic integration improvements were done for Adam parts 2 and 3 demos. Here's a blogpost on those, blogs.unity3d.com/2017/12/04/a and the code is in the branches of this github repo, I think. github.com/unity3d-jp/AlembicI

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My kid said it's nonsense that Thresh from LOL is not a Star Guardian, and so fixed it up.

Speedpaint here youtube.com/watch?v=HRcBU3jaXS

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You know WinDirStat, utility that displays nice treemap view of folders/files on Windows? Just found altWinDirStat that does exactly the same, except like a zillion times faster. github.com/ariccio/altWinDirSt

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Slack says these are emojis I use the most. All pretty good, I think! Wondering *how* OpenGL got so high on the list though :)
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