Silk.NET.Windowing 2.20.0

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dotnet add package Silk.NET.Windowing --version 2.20.0
NuGet\Install-Package Silk.NET.Windowing -Version 2.20.0
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="Silk.NET.Windowing" Version="2.20.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Silk.NET.Windowing --version 2.20.0
#r "nuget: Silk.NET.Windowing, 2.20.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Silk.NET.Windowing as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Silk.NET.Windowing&version=2.20.0

// Install Silk.NET.Windowing as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Silk.NET.Windowing&version=2.20.0

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Silk.NET is your one-stop-shop for high-speed .NET multimedia, graphics, and compute; providing bindings to popular low-level APIs such as OpenGL, OpenCL, OpenAL, OpenXR, GLFW, SDL, Vulkan, Assimp, WebGPU, and DirectX.

Use Silk.NET to spruce up applications with cross-platform 3D graphics, audio, compute and haptics!

Silk.NET works on any .NET Standard 2.0 compliant platform, including .NET 6.0, Xamarin, .NET Framework 4.6.1+, and .NET Core 2.0+.

.NET Foundation

Proud to be an official project under the benevolent .NET Foundation umbrella.

About This Package

This package contains Silk.NET's high-level, cross-platform windowing abstractions.

Features

Performance

Having poured lots of hours into examining generated C# code and its JIT assembly, you can count on us to deliver blazing fast bindings with negligible overhead induced by Silk.NET!

Up-to-date

With an efficient bindings regeneration mechanism, we are committed to ensuring our bindings reflect the latest specifications with frequent updates generated straight from the upstream sources.

High-level utilities

In addition to providing high-speed, direct, and transparent bindings, we provide high-level utilities and wrappers to maximise productivity in common workloads such as platform-agnostic abstractions around Windowing and Input, bringing your apps to a vast number of platforms without changing a single line!

Good-to-go

Silk.NET caters for anything you could need in swift development of multimedia, graphics, compute applications. Silk.NET is an all-in-one solution, complete with Graphics, Compute, Audio, Input, and Windowing.

Funding

Silk.NET requires significant effort to maintain, as such we greatly appreciate any financial support you are able to provide!

This helps ensure Silk.NET's long term viability, and to help support the developers who maintain Silk.NET in their free time. Kai is accepting GitHub Sponsorships.

Further resources

Licensing and governance

Silk.NET is distributed under the very permissive MIT/X11 license and all dependencies are distributed under MIT-compatible licenses.

Silk.NET is a .NET Foundation project, and has adopted the code of conduct defined by the Contributor Covenant to clarify expected behavior in our community. For more information, see the .NET Foundation Code of Conduct.

There are no supported framework assets in this package.

Learn more about Target Frameworks and .NET Standard.

NuGet packages (12)

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Jypeli.NET

Jypeli is a simple C# game programming library built on top of .NET and Silk.NET. It is used as a tool for teaching programming in the University of Jyväskylä.

Silk.NET The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by NuGet.org.

Silk.NET is a high-speed, advanced library, providing bindings to popular low-level APIs such as OpenGL, OpenCL, OpenAL, OpenXR, GLFW, SDL, Vulkan, Assimp, and DirectX.

Silk.NET.Windowing.Desktop The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by NuGet.org.

Silk.NET is a high-speed, advanced library, providing bindings to popular low-level APIs such as OpenGL, OpenCL, OpenAL, GLFW, and Vulkan.

SimulationFramework.Desktop

The desktop environment for SimulationFramework.

NateCurtiss.Mirage

A small, 2D C# game engine written in 24 hours.

GitHub repositories (11)

Showing the top 5 popular GitHub repositories that depend on Silk.NET.Windowing:

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dotnet/Silk.NET
The high-speed OpenGL, OpenCL, OpenAL, OpenXR, GLFW, SDL, Vulkan, Assimp, WebGPU, and DirectX bindings library your mother warned you about.
rds1983/Myra
UI Library for MonoGame, FNA and Stride
Pyrdacor/Ambermoon.net
Ambermoon rewrite in C#
0auBSQ/OpenTaiko
An improved and personalized version of TJAPlayer3-Develop-Rewrite, .tja chart player axed on entertainment and creativity.
davidwengier/Trains.NET
A simple 2D game written in C# with .NET Core. Development is streamed live on https://twitch.tv/davidwengier and past streams available on YouTube at http://bit.ly/trains-net-videos
Version Downloads Last updated
2.20.0 10,000 12/12/2023
2.19.0 2,479 11/14/2023
2.18.0 2,363 10/21/2023
2.17.1 13,673 4/9/2023
2.17.0 7,148 4/6/2023
2.16.0 19,857 8/2/2022
2.15.0 8,968 4/2/2022
2.14.0 3,078 3/15/2022
2.13.0 1,941 2/6/2022
2.12.0 6,445 1/7/2022
2.11.0 3,860 12/6/2021
2.10.1 909 11/10/2021
2.10.0 544 11/6/2021
2.9.0 1,224 10/5/2021
2.8.0 1,104 9/4/2021
2.7.0 1,057 8/9/2021
2.6.0 2,505 7/3/2021
2.5.0 1,907 6/8/2021
2.4.0 10,310 5/7/2021
2.3.0 778 4/3/2021
2.2.0 758 3/6/2021
2.1.0 693 2/16/2021
2.0.0 849 1/2/2021
2.0.0-preview5 264 12/29/2020
2.0.0-preview4 399 12/8/2020
2.0.0-preview3 405 11/17/2020
2.0.0-preview2 458 8/21/2020
2.0.0-preview 2,718 7/15/2020
1.9.0 997 12/4/2020
1.8.0 1,978 11/6/2020
1.7.0 1,309 10/2/2020
1.6.0 1,068 9/4/2020
1.5.0 1,086 8/7/2020
1.4.0 2,376 7/3/2020
1.3.0 1,015 6/5/2020
1.2.1 737 5/16/2020
1.2.0 734 5/1/2020
1.1.1 975 4/13/2020
1.1.0 1,223 4/5/2020
1.0.1 789 3/17/2020
1.0.0 983 3/6/2020
1.0.0-preview5 549 2/18/2020
1.0.0-preview4 482 2/8/2020
1.0.0-preview3 860 11/15/2019
1.0.0-preview2 454 8/10/2019
1.0.0-preview 4,754 8/4/2019

Silk.NET December 2023 Update

           - Added support for UTF-8 file paths in GLFW and SDL windows (thanks @WinstonMao)
           - Updated to OpenXR 1.0.32.1
           - Updated to Vulkan 1.3.273
           - Updated to latest OpenGL specifications
           - Updated to latest OpenCL specifications
           - Fixed Matrix2X2.GetDeterminant returning incorrect values
           - Fixed ALC_SOFT_reopen_device being a non-context extension (thanks @okaniku, @doobah)