Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 10th Nov 2006 22:54 UTC
3D News, GL, DirectX Graphics chip maker ATI Technologies has released HLSL2GLSL, an open source application designed to help programmers convert graphics code optimized for Windows' DirectX 9 Application Programming Interface to OpenGL, which is used on the Mac. Binaries for Mac OS X and Windows are available for download.
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Similar to SciTech GLDirect
by ferrels on Fri 10th Nov 2006 23:20 UTC
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This is similar to SciTech's GLDirect. GLDirect lets users run OpenGL applications on video cards that have poor on non-existant OpenGL support by providing an emulation or translation layer. The OpenGL calls get converted to DirectX calls on-the-fly.

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