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yaro_dup1
09-10-2002, 04:08 AM
Hi,

I wanna create a cylinder, but wchich method will be faster using gluCylinder or rendering about 500 triangles?

Arath
09-10-2002, 12:12 PM
It depends if your cylinder is going to be drawn many times whitout parameters (size, height, radius) changing, if so create a display list or vertex array with your cylinder then draw it with the appropriate function. Else call gluCylinder but I doubt this function is quick.

Hope it helps,
Arath