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

Bill Kendrick nbs at sonic.net
Wed Jan 22 09:58:00 PST 2003


On Wed, Jan 22, 2003 at 08:07:24AM -0600, Bob Pendleton wrote:
> On Wed, 2003-01-22 at 02:44, Pallier Christophe wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I am wondering about the feasability of creating a bootable Linux cdrom
> > that would launch directly a program written in SDL.
> 
> I must first say that I think that developing this capability would be a
> huge service to the Linux game development community. Go for it.

A few years ago, a Linux magazine in Japan did this, using one of my
SDL-based games as an example:

  http://www15.big.or.jp/~yamamori/sun/tech-linux-2/index_e.html

-bill!




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