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Software of the Mind #2: Adopting Natural Software
Connection with Nature faded away as humanity removed itself physically and mentally from natural living. Thought replaced direct knowledge, (intuition) and ego replaced the mode of the natural mind. This is becoming increasingly the case not only at the...
Mystic Sciences >> Mind
Software of the Mind #3: Implementing Natural Software
" Logic " is a primary means for the refinement of the mental vehicle in particular. A common view of logic is that it is merely a system of reasoning that is in itself without direction. This view holds that logic is only a framework of...
Mystic Sciences >> Mind
Sensible Ideas: The Knowledge Behind the Perception
Do objects exist independently of consciousness? If so, what is the nature of these objects? These questions shall be investigated through the conflicting philosophies of John Locke and George Berkeley. Preliminary Quotations from Locke and Berkeley: Primary...
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 3
WAKE UP, GET DRESSED & MOVE OUT The search for Truth and meaning that occasionally marked the philosophies of the ancient world, appears to be in a state of serious decline in the present day. In our institutions of psychology and philosophy, there is...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Elemental Associations
The earliest of Greek natural philosophers, Thales, in considering which was the most basic element in the cosmos, from which the cosmos was made, supposed that the cosmos was made of Water. Later, Heraclitus decided that the most basic element in the cosmos...
Magick >> The Elements
Dealing With World Mind Effects Through Greater Self Mastery (GM5)
At one time or another, we have all experienced occasions where other people in the same room began to have a heated argument. The psychic dissonance created at that time, produced in us symptoms of shakiness, nervousness, a scattered thought pattern or other...
Mind >> World Mind
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 5
WHERE I LAY MY HEAD IS HOME A foot and light-hearted I take to the open road, Healthy, free, and the world before me, The long brown path before me leading Wherever I choose. Henceforth I ask not for good fortune, I myself am good fortune, Henceforth I...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium

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Shading System Immediate-Mode API v2.2
The immediate-mode API supports the following major operations: 1. Loading the source code for a light shader or surface shader from a file. 2.
Immediate-Mode Ray-Casting
operates in immediate mode, making hardware implementation feasible.
Immediate Mode Graphical User Interface
Immediate Mode GUI. • Casey Muratori stumbled upon IMGUI around. 2002 while working at RAD Game Tools.
Immediate Mode -
ways: program mode and immediate mode. In immediate mode, a command is executed as soon as you press <llE'I`UltN>.
How OpenGL Works Immediate Mode Retained Mode
Nov 27, 2010 •In immediate mode the vertices to be processed are sent to the GPU • Immediate mode has become depricated as part of OpenGL 3.

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Bitmap Fonts performance issue. performance decrease because of Bitmap Fonts
use display lists internally; each character is a single display list (containing only 4 vertexes) and drawing many characters is going to result in many display list calls - in other words it's going to be not much faster than immediate mode.
MD2 vertex array problem
I'm trying to convert md2 rendering from immediate mode into regular vertex arrays. Immediate mode: works fine, all textures and normals works like intended.
Pleasing Mr. Postman
“Everyone else is resorting to the very facile, immediate mode of communication,'' she says. “Whereas, if you take the extra maybe two or three minutes to pen a note, you will be remembered.
Custom Vertex structure
I am learning about VBOs and how to use them for non-immediate mode rendering. I have been reading from: http://www.opengl.
Using blender and TAO Framework Help importing modeling Rate Content:
File format support is impressive, and the system mates easily to either an immediate mode implementation or a vertex array/VBO technique. If you pm me an email address, I can happily send you my relevant C# classes.

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Ditching Immediate Mode: OpenGL Vertex Arrays » One More Geek
Sep 6, 2010 OpenGL is probably one of the most difficult things to comprehend when it comes to game development. I know that when I first started [... - Tutorials - IMGUI
Immediate Mode GUIs. If you've stumbled here you either already know what's this about, or you're curious about this term. I'm going to assume the latter.

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