[SDL] SDL_image on OS X 10.7(Lion), xcode 4.1 Re: Please test the latest 1.2 from Mercurial on Mac OS X...

Ryan C. Gordon icculus at icculus.org
Wed Jul 27 21:08:07 PDT 2011


> The Apple sanctioned approach now is to set the SDK to the
> current/latest

As anyone trying to run the Humble Indie Bundle #3 games on Mac OS X 
10.5 learned this week: linking against the latest SDK will make your 
app not work on anything older than Snow Leopard, regardless of the APIs 
you call.  :(

(it inserts a new load command in the Mach-O headers that 10.5 doesn't 
understand. It is infuriating, because users have no idea what to do 
with it, and even developers end up googling the error message.)

With that caveat: maybe Apple won't do that to you again!!

--ryan.




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