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Old 10-05-2009, 11:56 PM   #1
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does SDL require X window system for video work?


does SDL require an X window system for using video?
 
Old 10-06-2009, 12:00 AM   #2
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not if you build it with aalib
just remember it will look like $h!t
 
Old 10-06-2009, 12:02 AM   #3
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or cacalib
 
Old 10-06-2009, 12:05 AM   #4
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is X11 a window system?
 
Old 10-06-2009, 12:07 AM   #5
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yes it is the most basic windows system.
why do you ask? do you have a *n?x system that has no windowing system?
 
Old 10-06-2009, 12:13 AM   #6
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i'm using zen core, completely command line. i'd rather not use a desktop at this point, i like the commandline challenge.
 
Old 10-06-2009, 12:15 AM   #7
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SDL will use the framebuffer if available.
 
  


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