Thread: 2 player RTS

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    l'Anziano DavidP's Avatar
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    incredibly true...the linear way is very bad. make a game engine. if you would like an example of one, check out my site.
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    "Circular logic is good because it is."

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    Since my download timer shows 15minutes till DPs RTS engine is done, I would like to reprhase my previous question since noone answered it :-/

    Should I have a single function to handle both players?
    a) yes: Should I have a whole bunch of statics variables to hold the previous state of the player (since I obviously don't have any input functions in do_something())? Or is there a better way?

    b) no: Then what?

    For all of you who are cratching your head with getch() and kbhit(): go to and download Allegro (read the FAQ first about your compiler). After that it's all very easy:

    #include <allegro.h>
    #include <stdio.h>
    int main()
                 printf("Player 1 pressed a key\n");
                 printf("Player 2 pressed a key\n");
        return 0;
    kooma -

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