Clemens Eisserer linuxhippy at gmail.com
Tue Oct 21 04:13:16 CDT 2008


> Come to think of it, John is the ONLY developer working on games for
> Linux.
No, he isn't. At least Epic is there too.
With the rising of OSX the chance is not too small that OpenGL will survive,
and that drivers (at least from companies with unified-driver code)
will be higher quality than they are now.

>  The rest decided it was not financially worth it a LONG time ago
> and are sticking with Windows and a few are actually now developing for
> the Mac platform.  See, you have to recoup those costs and they are very
> high.
The problem are most of the time unexperienced developers as well as
not-portable frameworks used.
Those frameworks have been used ofter the past years.

If you choose the right technologies at project start, portability
comes for free.

lg Clemens

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