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Dark GDK / Who is still using GDK?

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Posted: 6th Dec 2017 13:17
Hi, I am looking to spring clean the forums in early 2018. Is this board still relevant to anyone? TGC are now focusing on AppGameKit and so we'd like to make the forums more about that engine and have these older DarkBasic ones in an Archive area. Please let me know your thoughts.

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Posted: 12th Dec 2017 08:41
I use C++ and sometimes GDK for speedy development but don't frequent this thread very often.
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Posted: 14th Dec 2017 13:50
Hi Rick,

For me this forum is still a valuable source of DGDK tips, links, and code samples, and the only place to look for them.

What does it means "in an Archive area"? Will we be able to query the existing posts?

I understand that AppGameKit is the focus now, but there is an up to date DGDK version for VS2017, and I'm going to migrate my project, which had released the latest version last year.

Also, I now for certain that there are some other DGDK users around.

If any problem arises during migration for me or for other users, we will have no place to talk about it.

Furthermore, if anyone updates DGDK again, there will be no forum to announce it.

Perhaps there could be a new section in the forum for legacy products, and this one could be included there.

Just my thoughts and wills. I rather prefer the forum to remain opened, if possible.

Planning to use DGDK until it doesn't run on windows.


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