[SDL] Win32/Linux SDL Differences

Ryan C. Gordon icculus at clutteredmind.org
Fri Jul 12 15:25:59 PDT 2002


> And let's not talk about how bad it is going from DOS to any real OS. That
> was a painful experience.

True THAT.

As for crashes across OSes; based on malloc() behaviour and basic memory
layout, a buggy program can work perfectly on Linux and crash on win32
(and vice versa). This is not uncommon! Use ElectricFence and such and
find buffer overflows.

--ryan.







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