[SDL] Re: SDL under Mac OS X

Bob Ippolito bob at redivi.com
Tue Jan 18 01:12:56 PST 2005


On Jan 18, 2005, at 4:07, Olivier Fabre wrote:

>> Then of course there's the unix mindset of not really trusting
>> anything you haven't compiled yourself
>
> I would have been happier with a pre-built SDL for OS X, but I couldn't
> find one on www.libsdl.org's downloads page. I don't remember exactly,
> but I think I downloaded the framework thing, and then its installer
> told me it had installed everything I didn't want and I had to use the
> source distro to get what I wanted. At least, that's what I understood
> :].

Well, you're mistaken..  The SDL framework isn't missing anything as 
far as I can tell.  I've been using them for quite some time.

> Now it's time to build zlib, libpng, SDL_image and SDL_mixer, I guess
> :-}.

zlib ships with the OS, SDL_image and SDL_mixer should also be 
available as precompiled frameworks from their respective download 
pages.

-bob





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