Not logged in, Join Here! or Log In Below:  
 
News Articles Search    
 
Tuesday, July 3rd 2001
Java Terrain Engine
03:53 PM
    Discuss This!


Kenneth Russell sent along the following news bit:

" The Java[tm] Development Kit, version 1.4, and the New I/O package contain a platform-, vendor-, and Java virtual machine (JVM) implementation-independent mechanism for safely accessing memory that is not managed by the JVM. This zero-copy mechanism can accelerate programs in many domains while reducing the amount of native code.

A simple terrain engine built using Jausoft's OpenGL for Java and the New I/O facilities illustrates the use of the technique in the 3D graphics domain. "

For more information, visit here.
 
Archive Notice: This content is archived, and commenting is no longer active. It is here for reference purposes. This content was added on an older version of flipcode, before the site closed in 2005.
 
 
Hosting by Solid Eight Studios, maker of PhotoTangler Collage Maker.