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Which language?

Which language?

Which language?

(OP)
I'm a C++ programmer, but a "complete novice" to Direct X.

I want to tinker with directx at home, what language do most people use to interface with Direct X?

Can anyone recommend a cheap but decent C++ compiler for home use?

Thanks for any replies
Chears
Budgie

RE: Which language?

I have been using C++, and it's a pain compared to OGL.  It's easier with C# and almost as fast, but I think there are a few things you can't do (yet) with C#.  Don't use VB if you want to run at an acceptable frame rate.  The vast majority of DX programmers are using C++.

RE: Which language?

(OP)
Ok cheers for that.

Let the fun (?) commence!

RE: Which language?

DevC++ is a free c++ compiler.
If you still looking for one.

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