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Vesa 2.0 Library for Watcom C V 10.0

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Where do I find a protected mode VESA 2.0 Library for Watcom C V 10.0 (For free) ?
It HAS to be VESA 2.0, i've tried VESA 1.2, and it's just too
slow. I need the library to be able to set up an 800x600x16M screen (Mode 0x115 as far as I remember).
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by:YiannisVolos
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Hello I have a VESA driver. You can find it at this FTP site
x2ftp.oulu.fi/pub/msdos/programming\watcom

its name is w_vesa.zip

Good Luck
Yiannis M. Volos
yiannisv@rocketmail.com
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by:Morten from Eliten
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The VESA library you refer to is VESA 1.2. That was the library
I used before, but i need a VESA 2.0 library.
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by:Morten from Eliten
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If anyone have a VESA 2.0 library for Watcom C V 11.0, that might be usefull too.
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I think you will find MGL from SciTech to contain this.  See:

    ftp://ftp.scitechsoft.com/devel/md40wc11.exe

For a self extracting archive of the source for MGL.
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by:Morten from Eliten
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Wow, that's an 11 MB library.
Sorry about the slow response, but I had to figure out which files
I needed, to use the "md40wc11.exe" library.
I still haven't really testet the library, but the examples seems to work, so that's great.
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