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  1. Hmm. I just checked the PDF in the download link,...

    Hmm. I just checked the PDF in the download link, and sure enough, you're right. I knew that Blizzard/Activision were active in the ARB, as well as Transgaming. But I had no idea that Valve had...
  2. The issue there is that OpenGL only ever once...

    The issue there is that OpenGL only ever once broke backwards-compatibility. And even that was not a full rewrite.

    The name needs to make it clear that the new API is not merely "OpenGL, but with...
  3. But they do matter. Because those engines are...

    But they do matter. Because those engines are going to have to be written and maintained by people. And those people are going to have to make choices about which APIs to support and which ones to...
  4. A new name that has zero brand recognition or...

    A new name that has zero brand recognition or equity. I'm sure that will easily be able to go up against the marketing muscle of Apple and Microsoft. :rolleyes:



    A "completely-new thing with no...
  5. That's an interesting survey. I'm surprised that...

    That's an interesting survey. I'm surprised that Khronos would be seriously considering ditching the "GL" part of the name in the new API.

    I think it's interesting to consider the equity that...
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