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by slime
Tue Mar 15, 2011 9:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Closed source game.
Replies: 25
Views: 5058

Re: Closed source game.

One would assume that when a LÖVE game is released to the general public it would be a merged executable anyway, because requiring potential customers to download LÖVE to play your game isn't a very good business move. :P

Also yeah, compiled lua can easily be decompiled into readable code.
by slime
Tue Mar 15, 2011 2:04 am
Forum: Games and Creations
Topic: A game about growing plants (beta 6 released!)
Replies: 136
Views: 22820

Re: A game about growing plants (beta 6 released!)

Is that the milky way I see in the background? :D
by slime
Tue Mar 15, 2011 1:21 am
Forum: Support and Development
Topic: ERROR
Replies: 15
Views: 1986

Re: ERROR

Perhaps for things unrelated to game programming/scripting. ;)
by slime
Sun Mar 13, 2011 12:59 am
Forum: Support and Development
Topic: ERROR
Replies: 15
Views: 1986

Re: ERROR

The online version of PIL is many years out of date and references some obsolete/deprecated things. There's also the Lua-users Tutorial , the PIL book, and many other resources found through the googles. :) The LÖVE Wiki does a decent job of documenting things specific to LÖVE, and looking at other ...
by slime
Tue Mar 08, 2011 8:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: there has any tricks to improve FPS for old PC?
Replies: 30
Views: 5580

Re: there has any tricks to improve FPS for old PC?

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t.screen.vsync = false
in love.conf in conf.lua works every time for me. *shrug*
by slime
Mon Mar 07, 2011 8:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: there has any tricks to improve FPS for old PC?
Replies: 30
Views: 5580

Re: there has any tricks to improve FPS for old PC?

vsync is on by default in LÖVE. When I turned vsync off in your game, I got ~560fps without the background, and ~550fps with the background.
by slime
Mon Mar 07, 2011 6:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: there has any tricks to improve FPS for old PC?
Replies: 30
Views: 5580

Re: there has any tricks to improve FPS for old PC?

There are always tricks to improve your FPS, depending on what you're doing. The tradeoff of using pure Lua to make games is that it's not as fast as the lower-level alternatives, but some simple changes to code can sometimes result in dramatic performance increases. Compiling LÖVE with LuaJIT can a...
by slime
Sun Mar 06, 2011 8:27 pm
Forum: Libraries and Tools
Topic: Computer Snakes
Replies: 15
Views: 2502

Re: Computer Snakes

Using google I found an A* made by GloryFish, for Lua/LÖVE.
by slime
Sun Mar 06, 2011 3:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: Will there be a iPad version LÖVE?
Replies: 23
Views: 7419

Re: Will there be a iPad version LÖVE?

Why would you base it off of nLOVE? Wouldn't you want to take advantage of hardware acceleration?
by slime
Tue Mar 01, 2011 10:01 pm
Forum: Support and Development
Topic: body:destroy()
Replies: 28
Views: 2009

Re: body:destroy()

Yeah, I use setMask and just wait for the GC to pick everything up, in my game.