INSTALL.txt
author Ryan C. Gordon <icculus@icculus.org>
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:22:44 -0400
changeset 9566 7454bfce9202
parent 9025 d09d4b578e77
permissions -rw-r--r--
Windows: Always set the system timer resolution to 1ms by default. An existing hint lets apps that don't need the timer resolution changed avoid this, to save battery, etc, but this fixes several problems in timing, audio callbacks not firing fast enough, etc. Fixes Bugzilla #2944.


To compile and install SDL:

    1.  Windows with Visual Studio:
        * Read VisualC.html

        Windows with gcc, either native or cross-compiling:
        * Read the FAQ at http://wiki.libsdl.org/moin.fcg/FAQWindows
        * Run './configure; make; make install'

        Mac OS X with Xcode:
        * Read docs/README-macosx.md

        Mac OS X from the command line:
        * Run './configure; make; make install'

        Linux and other UNIX systems:
        * Run './configure; make; make install'

        Android:
        * Read docs/README-android.md

        iOS:
        * Read docs/README-ios.md

        Using Cmake:
        * Read docs/README-cmake.md

    2.  Look at the example programs in ./test, and check out the online
        documentation at http://wiki.libsdl.org/

    3.  Join the SDL developer mailing list by sending E-mail to
    	sdl-request@libsdl.org
        and put "subscribe" in the subject of the message.

        Or alternatively you can use the web interface:
            http://www.libsdl.org/mailing-list.php

That's it!
Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>