[SDL] Trying to build with FreeBcc (borland)

Sam Lantinga slouken at devolution.com
Fri Feb 15 22:03:11 PST 2008

> I'm trying to get my hardware surfaces back. This stuff worked fine back 
> in 1.2.8. I'm trying to tutor a haigh school student in game 
> development, so I grabbed the latest code to get him started.

You want the directx video driver, which you can select by setting the
environment variable SDL_VIDEODRIVER to "directx"

It's been disabled by default because of compatibility problems with
newer versions of Windows.

See ya,
	-Sam Lantinga, Lead Software Engineer, Blizzard Entertainment

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