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GaPe
12-17-2002, 02:01 PM
Hi!

I just want to know what is the difference between SDK and API.
So if anyone knows the please post the answer.

Thank you!

Mister C
12-17-2002, 02:08 PM
Go to www.java.sun.com look at how Java is set up.

Cheeze-It
12-17-2002, 02:27 PM
An SDK contains a whole bunch of APIs... SDKs also have a lot
of documentation, tools, example programs.

DirectX is an SDK. Direct3D is an API (which is part of DirectX)...

I don't know. I'm probably wrong. That's how I've always thought
of it, though.

face_master
12-17-2002, 05:12 PM
Right on, ethic ;)

lightatdawn
12-17-2002, 05:30 PM
API: Application Programming Interface
SDK: Software Development Kit

So, yes; ethic is correct.

GaPe
12-18-2002, 06:54 AM
Thanks!