[SDL] Setting up Code::Blocks IDE for SDL 1.3

Alex Barry alex.barry at gmail.com
Wed Jul 27 06:22:20 PDT 2011

You might have to manually specify the library and header files for
now, until we have a non-conflicting pkg-config file.  If you're
distributing your c::b project files, just specify to the end-user
that they will have to reconfigure things to their system setup.

Take care,

On Wed, Jul 27, 2011 at 3:30 AM, William Dyce <wilbefast at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey guys,
> Just thought I might throw this out before I go too far along with it: the
> open-source IDE "Code::Blocks" is configured to compile projects using SDL
> 1.2 if it's installed. This basically just creates a project that will
> compile and link sources using `sdl-config --libs`. I'm wondering if there's
> a simple way of using the 1.3 libraries instead of the 1.2 ones. I just
> compiled and installed SDL-1.3.0-4429, so the libraries are all in
> /usr/local/lib, but Code::Blocks has a habit of using either the wrong
> headers (won't compile) or the wrong libraries (crashes at runtime - can't
> load .so). That's the trouble with IDEs I guess.
> I'm using 1.3 in order to develop a game for Android and later Linux, Mac,
> Windows, etc from the ground-up using SDL. Needless it's quicker and easier
> to test game logic under Ubuntu, so I'm working towards making something
> that will compile for either platform using macros (__ANDROID__ is defined
> by the port).
> Who here is working with 1.3? How have you set up your development
> environment?
> William
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