[SDL] Closing SDL window also closes MFC app

Sam Lantinga slouken at devolution.com
Tue Sep 10 09:59:01 PDT 2002

> Hi,

> I'm writing an MFC application which creates a SDL window from a dialog. 
> But when the SDL window is closed it also closes the dialog and the 
> application. How can I close only the SDL window?

That sounds like the application is crashing in SDL_Quit(), which usually
means there's memory corruption in your application.  Given that it's an
MFC application, all bets are off.   Try adding the SDL_INIT_NOPARACHUTE
flag to your SDL_Init() call, and see what happens in the debugger.

See ya!
	-Sam Lantinga, Software Engineer, Blizzard Entertainment

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