[SDL] feasibility of a bootable linux cdrom with a game in SDL

Eike Sauer sauer at nanocosmos.de
Wed Jan 22 03:07:01 PST 2003


Hello!

> I am wondering about the feasability of creating a bootable 
> Linux cdrom that would launch directly a program written in SDL.

There already are bootable linuxes like this one:
http://www.knopper.net/knoppix/

> The first problem I foresee is the setup of the video and
> audio systems (because I would like the CD to function on most PCs).

Knoppix has a very good automatic hardware detection,
so you probably should have a look at it!

Ciao,
		eike




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