al_get_pixel_format_bits man page

al_get_pixel_format_bits — Allegro 5 API

Synopsis

#include <allegro5/allegro.h>

int al_get_pixel_format_bits(int format)

Description

Return the number of bits that a pixel of the given format occupies. For blocked pixel formats (e.g. compressed formats), this returns 0.

See Also

ALLEGRO_PIXEL_FORMAT(3), al_get_pixel_size(3)

Referenced By

al_get_pixel_size(3).

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