docs.html
author Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
Tue, 10 Jul 2007 05:37:53 +0000
branchSDL-1.2
changeset 4032 7247f700c018
parent 4025 3ee8c808638b
child 4048 3e380b8247aa
permissions -rw-r--r--
Added patch note for file I/O speedup
Ignore whitespace changes - Everywhere: Within whitespace: At end of lines:
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
     1
<HTML>
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
     2
<HEAD><TITLE>SDL Stable Release</TITLE></HEAD>
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
     3
<BODY BGCOLOR="#FFEBCD" TEXT="#000000">
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
     4
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
     5
<IMG SRC="docs/images/rainbow.gif" ALT="[separator]" WIDTH="100%">
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
     6
<P>
511
79c189f5bd76 Added an environment variable SDL_HAS3BUTTONMOUSE for Quartz
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 509
diff changeset
     7
This source is stable, and is fully tested on all supported platforms.<br>
79c189f5bd76 Added an environment variable SDL_HAS3BUTTONMOUSE for Quartz
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 509
diff changeset
     8
Please send bug reports or questions to the SDL mailing list:<br>
79c189f5bd76 Added an environment variable SDL_HAS3BUTTONMOUSE for Quartz
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 509
diff changeset
     9
<a href="http://www.libsdl.org/mailing-list.php"
79c189f5bd76 Added an environment variable SDL_HAS3BUTTONMOUSE for Quartz
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 509
diff changeset
    10
        >http://www.libsdl.org/mailing-list.php</a><br>
79c189f5bd76 Added an environment variable SDL_HAS3BUTTONMOUSE for Quartz
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 509
diff changeset
    11
The latest stable release may be found on the
79c189f5bd76 Added an environment variable SDL_HAS3BUTTONMOUSE for Quartz
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 509
diff changeset
    12
	<a href="http://www.libsdl.org/">SDL website</A>.
79c189f5bd76 Added an environment variable SDL_HAS3BUTTONMOUSE for Quartz
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 509
diff changeset
    13
</P>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
    14
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
    15
<H2> <A HREF="docs/index.html">API Documentation</A> </H2>
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
    16
3960
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    17
<H2> SDL 1.2.12 Release Notes </H2>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    18
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    19
SDL 1.2.12 is a minor bug fix release.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    20
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    21
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    22
<H3> General Notes </H3>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    23
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    24
<BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    25
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    26
	Added support for the PulseAudio sound server: http://www.pulseaudio.org/
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    27
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    28
<P>
3982
0a0f8cccc77c Updated "What's New" docs.
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3976
diff changeset
    29
	Added SDL_VIDEO_ALLOW_SCREENSAVER to override SDL's disabling of the screensaver on Mac OS X, Windows, and X11.
3960
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    30
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    31
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    32
	Fixed buffer overrun crash when resampling audio rates.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    33
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    34
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    35
	Fixed audio bug where converting to mono was doubling the volume.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    36
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    37
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    38
	Fixed off-by-one error in the C implementation of SDL_revcpy()
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    39
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    40
<P>
3966
c0de2aac0a8c Added patch note for subversion revision 3076
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3963
diff changeset
    41
	Fixed compiling with Sun Studio.
c0de2aac0a8c Added patch note for subversion revision 3076
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3963
diff changeset
    42
</P>
c0de2aac0a8c Added patch note for subversion revision 3076
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3963
diff changeset
    43
<P>
3960
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    44
	Support for AmigaOS has been removed from the main SDL code.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    45
</P>
3968
ae0be7edf7d0 Removed EPOC port...it's being replaced by an updated Symbian port with the
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3966
diff changeset
    46
<P>
ae0be7edf7d0 Removed EPOC port...it's being replaced by an updated Symbian port with the
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3966
diff changeset
    47
	Support for Nokia 9210 "EPOC" driver has been removed from the main SDL code.
ae0be7edf7d0 Removed EPOC port...it's being replaced by an updated Symbian port with the
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3966
diff changeset
    48
</P>
3975
e85e65aec22f Added S60 port.
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3970
diff changeset
    49
<P>
e85e65aec22f Added S60 port.
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3970
diff changeset
    50
	Unofficial support for the S60/SymbianOS platform has been added.
e85e65aec22f Added S60 port.
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3970
diff changeset
    51
</P>
3976
8582c6a5ca16 Added initial support for Nintendo DS, based on the work by Troy Davis (GPF)
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3975
diff changeset
    52
<P>
8582c6a5ca16 Added initial support for Nintendo DS, based on the work by Troy Davis (GPF)
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3975
diff changeset
    53
	Unofficial support for the Nintendo DS platform has been added.
8582c6a5ca16 Added initial support for Nintendo DS, based on the work by Troy Davis (GPF)
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3975
diff changeset
    54
</P>
3960
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    55
</BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    56
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    57
<H3> Unix Notes </H3>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    58
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    59
<BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    60
<P>
4021
cbad710a6509 Fixed bug #437
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 4011
diff changeset
    61
	Fixed detection of X11 DGA mouse support.
cbad710a6509 Fixed bug #437
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 4011
diff changeset
    62
</P>
cbad710a6509 Fixed bug #437
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 4011
diff changeset
    63
<P>
3994
720c59bd38ac Added some missing patch notes - Ryan, feel free to add them for your commits
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3993
diff changeset
    64
	Improved XIM support for asian character sets.
720c59bd38ac Added some missing patch notes - Ryan, feel free to add them for your commits
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3993
diff changeset
    65
</P>
720c59bd38ac Added some missing patch notes - Ryan, feel free to add them for your commits
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3993
diff changeset
    66
<P>
3960
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    67
	The GFX_Display has been added to the X11 window information in SDL_syswm.h.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    68
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    69
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    70
	Fixed PAGE_SIZE compile error in the fbcon video driver on newer Linux kernels.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    71
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    72
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    73
	Fixed hang or crash at startup if aRts can't access the hardware.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    74
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    75
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    76
	Fixed relative mouse mode when the cursor starts outside the X11 window.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    77
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    78
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    79
	Fixed accidental free of stack memory in X11 mouse acceleration code.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    80
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    81
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    82
	Closed minor memory leak in XME code.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    83
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    84
</BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    85
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    86
<H3> Windows Notes </H3>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    87
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    88
<BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    89
<P>
3993
8488d3c24dd5 Added patch note for fixing bug 335
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3982
diff changeset
    90
	The GDI video driver makes better use of the palette in 8-bit modes.
8488d3c24dd5 Added patch note for fixing bug 335
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3982
diff changeset
    91
</P>
8488d3c24dd5 Added patch note for fixing bug 335
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3982
diff changeset
    92
<P>
3970
203695f768e0 Added support for WM_XBUTTON to the windib driver, to support more mouse
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3968
diff changeset
    93
	The windib driver now supports more mouse buttons with WM_XBUTTON events.
203695f768e0 Added support for WM_XBUTTON to the windib driver, to support more mouse
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3968
diff changeset
    94
</P>
203695f768e0 Added support for WM_XBUTTON to the windib driver, to support more mouse
Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
parents: 3968
diff changeset
    95
<P>
3960
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    96
	Added support for UTF-8 window titles on Windows.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    97
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    98
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
    99
	Fixed joystick detection on Windows.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   100
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   101
<P>
4032
7247f700c018 Added patch note for file I/O speedup
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 4025
diff changeset
   102
	Improved performance with Win32 file I/O.
7247f700c018 Added patch note for file I/O speedup
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 4025
diff changeset
   103
</P>
7247f700c018 Added patch note for file I/O speedup
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 4025
diff changeset
   104
<P>
3960
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   105
	Fixed HBITMAP leak in GAPI driver.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   106
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   107
</BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   108
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   109
<H3> Mac OS X Notes </H3>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   110
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   111
<BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   112
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   113
	Added support for multi-axis controllers like 3Dconnxion's SpaceNavigator on Mac OS X.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   114
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   115
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   116
	Fixed YUV overlay crash inside Quicktime on Intel Mac OS X.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   117
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   118
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   119
	Fixed blitting alignment in Altivec alpha blit functions.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   120
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   121
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   122
	Keys F13, F14, and F15 are now usable on Apple keyboards under Mac OS X.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   123
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   124
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   125
	Fixed joystick calibration code on Mac OS X.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   126
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   127
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   128
	Fixed mouse jitter when multiple motion events are queued up in Mac OS X.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   129
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   130
</BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   131
3963
a9ad5257f794 Added docs for revision 3073 - Ryan, feel free to do this yourself, if you want.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3960
diff changeset
   132
<H3> Mac OS Classic Notes </H3>
a9ad5257f794 Added docs for revision 3073 - Ryan, feel free to do this yourself, if you want.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3960
diff changeset
   133
a9ad5257f794 Added docs for revision 3073 - Ryan, feel free to do this yourself, if you want.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3960
diff changeset
   134
<BLOCKQUOTE>
a9ad5257f794 Added docs for revision 3073 - Ryan, feel free to do this yourself, if you want.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3960
diff changeset
   135
<P>
a9ad5257f794 Added docs for revision 3073 - Ryan, feel free to do this yourself, if you want.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3960
diff changeset
   136
	Added support for gamma ramps to both toolbox and DrawSprocket video drivers.
a9ad5257f794 Added docs for revision 3073 - Ryan, feel free to do this yourself, if you want.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3960
diff changeset
   137
</P>
a9ad5257f794 Added docs for revision 3073 - Ryan, feel free to do this yourself, if you want.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3960
diff changeset
   138
</BLOCKQUOTE>
a9ad5257f794 Added docs for revision 3073 - Ryan, feel free to do this yourself, if you want.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 3960
diff changeset
   139
3960
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   140
<H3> BeOS Notes </H3>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   141
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   142
<BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   143
<P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   144
	Implemented mouse grabbing and mouse relative mode on BeOS.
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   145
</P>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   146
</BLOCKQUOTE>
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   147
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   148
<IMG SRC="docs/images/rainbow.gif" ALT="[separator]" WIDTH="100%">
f5daa62ce1c4 Updated docs with bug fixes in subversion.
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1892
diff changeset
   149
1892
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   150
<H2> SDL 1.2.11 Release Notes </H2>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   151
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   152
SDL 1.2.11 is a minor bug fix release.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   153
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   154
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   155
<H3> Unix Notes </H3>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   156
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   157
<BLOCKQUOTE>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   158
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   159
	Dynamic X11 loading is only enabled with gcc 4 supporting -fvisibility=hidden.  This fixes crashes related to symbol collisions, and allows building on Solaris and IRIX.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   160
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   161
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   162
	Fixed building SDL with Xinerama disabled.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   163
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   164
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   165
	Fixed DRI OpenGL library loading, using RTLD_GLOBAL in dlopen().
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   166
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   167
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   168
	Added pkgconfig configuration support.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   169
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   170
</BLOCKQUOTE>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   171
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   172
<H3> Windows Notes </H3>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   173
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   174
<BLOCKQUOTE>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   175
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   176
	Setting SDL_GL_SWAP_CONTROL now works with Windows OpenGL.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   177
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   178
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   179
	The Win32 window positioning code works properly for windows with menus.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   180
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   181
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   182
	DirectSound audio quality has been improved on certain sound cards.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   183
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   184
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   185
	Fixed 5.1 audio channel ordering on Windows and Mac OS X.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   186
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   187
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   188
	Plugged a couple of minor memory leaks in the windib video driver.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   189
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   190
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   191
	Fixed type collision with stdint.h when building with gcc on Win32.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   192
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   193
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   194
	Fixed building with the Digital Mars Compiler on Win32.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   195
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   196
</BLOCKQUOTE>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   197
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   198
<H3> Mac OS X Notes </H3>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   199
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   200
<BLOCKQUOTE>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   201
<P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   202
	The Quartz video driver supports 32x32 cursors on Mac OS X 10.3 and above.
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   203
</P>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   204
</BLOCKQUOTE>
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   205
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   206
<IMG SRC="docs/images/rainbow.gif" ALT="[separator]" WIDTH="100%">
c08abb88531b Added 1.2.11 patch notes
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1840
diff changeset
   207
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   208
<H2> SDL 1.2.10 Release Notes </H2>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   209
<P>
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   210
SDL 1.2.10 is a major release, featuring a revamp of the build system and many API improvements and bug fixes.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   211
</P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   212
<H3> API enhancements </H3>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   213
<UL>
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   214
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   215
	If SDL_OpenAudio() is passed zero for the desired format
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   216
	fields, the following environment variables will be used
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   217
	to fill them in:
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   218
<pre><code>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   219
		SDL_AUDIO_FREQUENCY
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   220
		SDL_AUDIO_FORMAT
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   221
		SDL_AUDIO_CHANNELS
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   222
		SDL_AUDIO_SAMPLES
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   223
</code></pre>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   224
	If an environment variable is not specified, it will be set
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   225
	to a reasonable default value.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   226
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   227
	SDL_SetVideoMode() now accepts 0 for width or height and will use
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   228
	the current video mode (or the desktop mode if no mode has been set.)
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   229
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   230
	Added current_w and current_h to the SDL_VideoInfo structure,
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   231
	which is set to the desktop resolution during video intialization,
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   232
	and then set to the current resolution when a video mode is set.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   233
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   234
	SDL_GL_LoadLibrary() will load the system default OpenGL library
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   235
	if it is passed NULL as a parameter.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   236
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   237
	Added SDL_GL_SWAP_CONTROL to wait for vsync in OpenGL applications.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   238
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   239
	Added SDL_GL_ACCELERATED_VISUAL to guarantee hardware acceleration.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   240
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   241
	SDL_WM_SetCaption() now officially takes UTF-8 title and icon strings, and displays international characters on supported platforms.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   242
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   243
	Added SDL_GetKeyRepeat() to query the key repeat settings.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   244
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   245
	Added the "dummy" audio driver, which can be used to emulate audio
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   246
	output without a sound card.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   247
<LI>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   248
	Added SDL_config.h, with defaults for various build environments.
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   249
</UL>
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   250
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   251
<H3> General Notes </H3>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   252
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   253
<BLOCKQUOTE>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   254
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   255
	The SDL website now has an <A HREF="http://www.libsdl.org/rss/rss.xml">RSS feed</A>!
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   256
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   257
	The SDL development source code is now managed with <A HREF="http://www.libsdl.org/svn.php">Subversion</A>.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   258
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   259
	SDL now uses the Bugzilla <A HREF="http://bugzilla.libsdl.org/">bug tracking system</A>, hosted by icculus.org.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   260
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   261
	SDL is licensed under version 2.1 of the GNU Lesser General Public License.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   262
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   263
	The entire build system has been revamped to make it much more portable, including versions of C library functions to make it possible to run SDL on a minimal embedded environment.  See README.Porting in the SDL source distribution for information on how to port SDL to a new platform.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   264
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   265
	SDL_opengl.h has been updated with the latest glext.h from <A HREF="http://oss.sgi.com/projects/ogl-sample/registry/">http://oss.sgi.com/projects/ogl-sample/registry/</A>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   266
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   267
	Alex Volkov contributed highly optimized RGB <-> RGBA blitters.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   268
</BLOCKQUOTE>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   269
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   270
<H3> Unix Notes </H3>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   271
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   272
<BLOCKQUOTE>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   273
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   274
	The X11 libraries are dynamically loaded at runtime by default.  This allows the distributed version of SDL to run on systems without X11 libraries installed.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   275
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   276
	The XiG XME extension code is now included in the X11 video driver by default.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   277
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   278
	XRandR support for video mode switching has been added to the X11 driver, but is disabled because of undesired interactions with window managers.  You can enable this by setting the environment variable SDL_VIDEO_X11_XRANDR to 1.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   279
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   280
	Xinerama multi-head displays are properly handled now, and the SDL_VIDEO_FULLSCREEN_HEAD environment variable can be used to select the screen used for fullscreen video modes.  Note that changing the video modes only works on screen 0.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   281
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   282
	XVidMode video modes are now sorted so they maintain the refresh rates specified in the X11 configuration file.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   283
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   284
	SDL windows are no longer transparent in X11 compositing systems like XGL.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   285
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   286
	The mouse is properly released by the X11 video driver if the fullscreen window loses focus.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   287
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   288
	The X11 input driver now uses XIM to handle international input.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   289
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   290
	The screensaver and DPMS monitor blanking are disabled while SDL games are running under the X11 and DGA video drivers.  This behavior will be formalized and selectable in SDL 1.3.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   291
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   292
	Fixed a bug preventing stereo OpenGL contexts from being selected on the X11 driver.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   293
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   294
	The DGA video driver now waits for pending blits involving surfaces before they are freed.  This prevents display oddities when using SDL_DisplayFormat() to convert many images.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   295
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   296
	The framebuffer console video driver now has a parser for /etc/fb.modes for improved video mode handling.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   297
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   298
	The framebuffer console video driver now allows asynchronous VT switching, and restores the full contents of the screen when switched back.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   299
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   300
	The framebuffer console now uses CTRL-ALT-FN to switch virtual terminals, to avoid collisions with application key bindings.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   301
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   302
	The framebuffer console input driver correctly sets IMPS/2 mode for wheel mice.  It also properly detects when gpm is in IMPS/2 protocol mode, or passing raw protocol from an IMPS/2 mouse.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   303
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   304
	The SVGAlib video driver now has support for banked (non-linear) video modes.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   305
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   306
	A video driver for OpenBSD on the Sharp Zaurus has been contributed by Staffan Ulfberg.  See the file README.wscons in the SDL source distribution for details.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   307
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   308
	Many patches have been incorporated from *BSD ports.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   309
</BLOCKQUOTE>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   310
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   311
<H3> Windows Notes </H3>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   312
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   313
<BLOCKQUOTE>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   314
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   315
	The "windib" video driver is the default now, to prevent problems with certain laptops, 64-bit Windows, and Windows Vista.  The DirectX driver is still available, and can be selected by setting the environment variable SDL_VIDEODRIVER to "directx".
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   316
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   317
	SDL has been ported to 64-bit Windows.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   318
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   319
	Dmitry Yakimov contributed a GAPI video driver for Windows CE.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   320
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   321
	The default fullscreen refresh rate has been increased to match the desktop refresh rate, when using equivalent resolutions.  A full API for querying and selecting refresh rates is planned for SDL 1.3.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   322
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   323
	Dialog boxes are now shown when SDL is in windowed OpenGL mode.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   324
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   325
	The SDL window is recreated when necessary to maintain OpenGL context attributes, when switching between windowed and fullscreen modes.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   326
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   327
	An SDL_VIDEORESIZE event is properly sent when the SDL window is maximized and restored.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   328
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   329
	Window positions are retained when switching between fullscreen and windowed modes.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   330
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   331
	ToUnicode() is used, when available, for improved handling of international keyboard input.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   332
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   333
	The PrtScrn is now treated normally with both key down and key up events.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   334
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   335
	Pressing ALT-F4 now delivers an SDL_QUIT event to SDL applications.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   336
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   337
	Joystick names are now correct for joysticks which have been unplugged and then plugged back in since booting.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   338
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   339
	An MCI error when playing the last track on a CD-ROM has been fixed.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   340
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   341
	OpenWatcom projects for building SDL have been provided by Marc Peter.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   342
</BLOCKQUOTE>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   343
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   344
<H3> Mac OS X Notes </H3>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   345
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   346
<BLOCKQUOTE>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   347
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   348
	SDL now supports building Universal binaries, both through Xcode projects and when using configure/make.  See README.MacOSX in the SDL source archive for details.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   349
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   350
	The X11 video driver with GLX support can be built on Mac OS X, if the X11 development SDK is installed.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   351
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   352
	Transitions between fullscreen resolutions and windowed mode now use a much faster asynchronous fade to hide desktop flicker.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   353
<P>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   354
	Icons set with SDL_WM_SetIcon() now have the proper colors on Intel Macs.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   355
</BLOCKQUOTE>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   356
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   357
<H3> OS/2 Notes </H3>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   358
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   359
<BLOCKQUOTE>
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   360
<P>
1840
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   361
	Projects for building SDL on OS/2 with OpenWatcom have been contributed by Doodle.  See the file README.OS2 in the SDL source distribution for details.
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   362
</BLOCKQUOTE>
c6a447c98584 Updated docs for SDL 1.2.10 release
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
parents: 1124
diff changeset
   363
0
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   364
<IMG SRC="docs/images/rainbow.gif" ALT="[separator]" WIDTH="100%">
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   365
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   366
</BODY>
74212992fb08 Initial revision
Sam Lantinga <slouken@lokigames.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   367
</HTML>