[SDL] Newbie question.

Clemens Kirchgatterer clemens at 1541.org
Tue Jan 25 12:33:24 PST 2005

Ajit Kamat <groups.lists at gmail.com> wrote:

> Please help me in understanding the relation between SDL, OpenGL and
> DirectFB.

it's not that simple. dfb, ogl, sdl a.s.o. can stack up in varius ways.
you can have at least the following (in linux):

sdl on top of dfb, dfb on top of sdl, sdl on top of X11, sdl on top of
ogl (with ogl backend patch), ogl on top of dfb.

so as usual it comes down to the "what are your goals" question.


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