Error reading pixels from hardware bitmap!

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Error reading pixels from hardware bitmap!

Postby lazi » Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:48 am

I do not understand this error message. It happens when trying to mode switch by hotkey.
The GL Galore guide tells me that:

"Please note that it's not necessary to handle mode switches manually in case
you're not using the OpenGL API directly. Hardware brushes allocated by GL
Galore will be automatically transferred to the new GL context by GL Galore
so you don't have to do anything about them. It is only necessary when
programming OpenGL directly."

It can be seen in the Smoothscroll.hws example script too.
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Re: Error reading pixels from hardware bitmap!

Postby airsoftsoftwair » Wed Jan 10, 2018 12:51 am

Yes, this is a known issue but it only happens on MiniGL. So far I haven't found a way to fix it but it is known.
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Re: Error reading pixels from hardware bitmap!

Postby airsoftsoftwair » Sat Jan 13, 2018 7:37 pm

This has now been identified as a MiniGL bug. See here.
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