> Could anybody tell me which are the major standards/packages for 2d
> graphics, 3d graphics and game development, apart from OpenGL, DirectX,
> SVG, and Flash. I am preparing a comparitive study of the various 2d/3d
> standards, and I want to know if I've missed anything out
what about Allegro and SDL? they are quite important for open source and
cross-plattform development. see http://www.talula.demon.co.uk/allegro/ and
http://www.libsdl.org/ for details...