[SDL] Re: Clearing the screen

Sam Lantinga hercules at lokigames.com
Tue Apr 18 12:23:34 PDT 2000

Erik wrote:
> I am working on a GTK app that plays smpeg video in a gtk window. So far
> it is working well, but there is one small problem: the SDL screen
> flashes black when I call SDL_SetVideoMode() (which gets called every
> time I play a new video). It is a momentary flash and it is quickly
> corrected, so it is not a critical problem, however it is an undesirable
> effect.  Does anyone know how to get around this? Is it possible to
> resize the SDL screen without calling SDL_SetVideoMode()?

Nope, not at the moment.
	-Sam Lantinga, Lead Programmer, Loki Entertainment Software

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