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RE: Any current plans for an SDL package?
- From: "Chris January" <chris at atomice dot net>
- To: "Cygwin at Cygwin dot Com" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2003 15:53:07 -0000
- Subject: RE: Any current plans for an SDL package?
> Frédéric L. W. Meunier wrote:
> > On Sun, 23 Nov 2003 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> >>The only thing I found missing really are the libraries' header files.
> >>One such library is libjpeg, which has no development package, and i
> >>believe there was some compression lib also.
> > The headers are in jpeg-6b-11.tar.bz2. As I don't see libjpeg
> > or any compression library linked in my libSDL and libSDL_mixer
> > libraries on Linux (I never tried on Windows), I'm assuming all
> > missing headers are to compile SDL-image.
> > It'd be nice if you could post the errors or any links to
> > e-mails.
> >>Remember that I am talking about SDL, SDL-mixer, and
> >>SDL-image, as most programs that use one use all 3 (but it
> >>would not be difficult to package them as 3 seperate
> As i now have the headers i cannot post the errors.
> At this point i have decided that I should try to make sdl linked with
> cygwin1.dll, this should be possible without too much work, but using
> mingw sounds like it is at least slightly more common.
> If i can make the lib like that i will have to see if i can find anybody
> who can maintain the packages.
I would love to have a Cygwin linked SDL and am willing to maintain it if
you are prepared to package it in the first place (along with SDL-mixer and
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