[SDL] proposed changes to the event system
slouken at devolution.com
Wed Jan 14 07:11:15 PST 2009
> For Cocoa, that allows up to make the following implementations:
> void Cocoa_GetEvent(_THIS, , SDL_Event *event, int timeout)
> return SDL_GenericGetEvent(_this, event, timeout, Cocoa_PumpEvents);
Wouldn't you want to take advantage of the callback nature of the SDL 1.3
> At this point, we should either have had an event, timed out or
> had some kind of error.
XPending() will also return if here is some wire protocol pending.
> Of course, I expect a million little bugs to come out of the wazoo
> with this, with things like SDL_GetKeyState, for example, but it'll be
> worth it, I think. :-)
One thing that comes to mind is that generating the events should come
from the appropriate function in src/event, so that SDL's internal state
is updated correctly.
Anyway, I'm interested in seeing how this plays out.
-Sam Lantinga, Founder and President, Galaxy Gameworks LLC
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