Are Voodoo graphics card THAT good ?

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Re: Are Voodoo graphics card THAT good ?

Postby leileilol » 2018-2-25 @ 22:40

Only for the Voodoo it's an extension (WGL_3DFX_gamma_control). Otherwise, it'll call SetDeviceGammaRamp (and XF86VidModeSetGamma on Linux (which btw was regressed for at least a decade and i've had to put up with so much grief over this regression it's not funny))
Voodoo2s aren't 100mhz stock
Geforce256 isn't released as a beta on New Years '99 under the Quadro brand
DOS gaming isn't a bilinear 320x200 16:10
DOS PCs aren't better than the Macintosh
DOSBox is not for running Windows 9x
SGL != Glide
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Re: Are Voodoo graphics card THAT good ?

Postby Fusion » 2018-2-25 @ 23:14

I love my Voodoo 3. Got it overclocked nice and high and cooled with a 120mm fan. :cool: It's the PC I use the most. great era of gaming, 1998-2001.
P3 800 | 512MB | PCI V3 3000 16MB @ 195/195 | PCI SB Live! | WinME
P3 450 | 128MB | AGP TNT2 Pro 32MB | ISA SB16 CT4170 | DOS710
A64 2.4 | 1GB | PCIe Radeon X800XT @ 571/571 | PCI SB Live! | Win2K
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