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Software ENEL 428

So I have enrolled in a software class at uni... It appears that there is some sort of assignment due next week... In C++. Small we issue with that being I don't YET know C++.

I have to make a game. It appears everyone else in the class is just modifying some code the lecturer gave us in FLTK. Now personally I think FLTK is almost as ugly as java's SWING so I am treating this as an extended opportunity to use wxWidgets. I have used wxPython before so that should help a little! Now I get to use it at a much lower level!

So to start with I have got Code::Blocks an open source cpp IDE, it seems pretty good and has inbuilt support for both fltk and wx apps. Using the included wxSmith tool I managed to make the GUI for my game in no time at all.

Now I just have to learn the language and code the game! My idea is to make a jetboat racer game. There will be a map and you will have to race around it... Sounds simple right!?

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