Skip to content

Instantly share code, notes, and snippets.

Embed
What would you like to do?
StarWars scroller from StackOverflow answer, compilable with G++
#include <cstring>
#include <GL/glut.h>
#include <iostream>
#include <fstream>
using namespace std;
GLfloat UpwardsScrollVelocity = -10.0;
float view=20.0;
char quote[6][80];
int numberOfQuotes=0,i;
//*********************************************
//* glutIdleFunc(timeTick); *
//*********************************************
void timeTick(void)
{
if (UpwardsScrollVelocity< -600)
view-=0.000011;
if(view < 0) {view=20; UpwardsScrollVelocity = -10.0;}
// exit(0);
UpwardsScrollVelocity -= 0.015;
glutPostRedisplay();
}
//*********************************************
//* printToConsoleWindow() *
//*********************************************
void printToConsoleWindow()
{
int l,lenghOfQuote, i;
for( l=0;l<numberOfQuotes;l++)
{
lenghOfQuote = (int)strlen(quote[l]);
for (i = 0; i < lenghOfQuote; i++)
{
cout<<quote[l][i];
}
cout<<endl;
}
}
//*********************************************
//* RenderToDisplay() *
//*********************************************
void RenderToDisplay()
{
int l,lenghOfQuote, i;
glTranslatef(0.0, -100, UpwardsScrollVelocity);
glRotatef(-20, 1.0, 0.0, 0.0);
glScalef(0.1, 0.1, 0.1);
for( l=0;l<numberOfQuotes;l++)
{
lenghOfQuote = (int)strlen(quote[l]);
glPushMatrix();
glTranslatef(-(lenghOfQuote*37), -(l*200), 0.0);
for (i = 0; i < lenghOfQuote; i++)
{
glColor3f((UpwardsScrollVelocity/10)+300+(l*10),(UpwardsScrollVelocity/10)+300+(l*10),0.0);
glutStrokeCharacter(GLUT_STROKE_ROMAN, quote[l][i]);
}
glPopMatrix();
}
}
//*********************************************
//* glutDisplayFunc(myDisplayFunction); *
//*********************************************
void myDisplayFunction(void)
{
glClear(GL_COLOR_BUFFER_BIT);
glLoadIdentity();
gluLookAt(0.0, 30.0, 100.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 1.0, 0.0);
RenderToDisplay();
glutSwapBuffers();
}
//*********************************************
//* glutReshapeFunc(reshape); *
//*********************************************
void reshape(int w, int h)
{
glViewport(0, 0, w, h);
glMatrixMode(GL_PROJECTION);
glLoadIdentity();
gluPerspective(60, 1.0, 1.0, 3200);
glMatrixMode(GL_MODELVIEW);
}
//*********************************************
//* int main() *
//*********************************************
int main(int argc, char **argv)
{
strcpy(quote[0],"Luke, I am your father!.");
strcpy(quote[1],"Obi-Wan has taught you well. ");
strcpy(quote[2],"The force is strong with this one. ");
strcpy(quote[3],"Alert all commands. Calculate every possible destination along their last known trajectory. ");
strcpy(quote[4],"The force is with you, young Skywalker, but you are not a Jedi yet.");
numberOfQuotes=5;
glutInit(&argc, argv);
glutInitDisplayMode(GLUT_DOUBLE | GLUT_RGB | GLUT_DEPTH);
glutInitWindowSize(800, 400);
glutCreateWindow("StarWars scroller");
glClearColor(0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 1.0);
glLineWidth(3);
glutDisplayFunc(myDisplayFunction);
glutReshapeFunc(reshape);
glutIdleFunc(timeTick);
glutMainLoop();
return 0;
}
Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment
You can’t perform that action at this time.