[SDL] SDL license change AND MacOS X dynamic linking

Darrell Walisser walisser at mac.com
Fri Jan 17 16:29:01 PST 2003


On Friday, January 17, 2003, at 03:01  PM, sdl-request at libsdl.org wrote:

> Message: 1
> Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2003 16:55:00 -0500
> From: Aaron Sullivan <aaronsullivan at mac.com>
> To: sdl at libsdl.org
> Subject: [SDL] SDL license change AND MacOS X dynamic linking
> Reply-To: sdl at libsdl.org
>
> The whole statically linked licensing issue had me intrigued because I
> don't know how to distribute a commercial release the correct way on
> MacOS X.
>
> I have been unable to find a way to make a dynamically linked
> executable with MacOS X.

If you don't want to install SDL.framework separately (you could bundle 
the installer with the application), there is an easy alternative that 
avoids this extra step.

All you have to do is copy SDL.framework to 
YourApp.app/Contents/Frameworks

HTH,
Darrell





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