[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Direct3D: implement HLSL pixel shading in the rendering pipeline

Steinar H. Gunderson sgunderson at bigfoot.com
Tue Jan 28 11:31:56 CET 2014

On Tue, Jan 28, 2014 at 11:30:17AM +0100, Rafaël Carré wrote:
>> Because in theory, some Windows version don't have those.
> Can it have d3d9 but not d3d9x ?

Hardware-wise, no. In practice, certainly; especially at there are tons of
different d3d9x versions out there (e.g. d3d9x_42.dll or whatnot).

The usual way to solve this for closed-source software is to ship the DLL
(effectively static linking).

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