Category Archives: Hardware

Voodoo Registers – Part 3

In the previous post on hacking on the Voodoo Registers, I got as far as rendering our first triangle. It was a single, flat-shaded triangle and was pretty [..]

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Voodoo Registers – Part 2

In the first part of this series, I explained how to install the sstfb framebuffer device driver on Linux, query the base address of the 3Dfx Voodoo chipset [..]

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Voodoo Registers – Part 1

I was sucked into graphics programming by demoscene productions of the late eighties and early nineties. Back then it was all about software rendering, copper lists, mode X [..]

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