[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Offscreen globaltolocal etc. driving me crazy

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From: Mark Goodes <mgoodes@...>
Date: Thu, 02 Sep 1999 10:19:21 -0500

David Cottrell wrote:

> I'm not sure why you need to do this?
>
> My guess is that you don't have any windows and hence can't set the invalid
> region (in which case you never need to actually know what it was).

I'm doing it purely for speed.  My window takes a long time to refresh itself
the regular way.  Although I'm not writing a graphical game per se, I think
games programmers do a lot of refreshing in this manner.  The frustrating part
is the only thing that's not working is the coordinates.