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|Name=SDL
 
|Name=SDL
 
|Short description=Game programming library
 
|Short description=Game programming library
|Full description=SDL is a library that allows you portable low-level access to a video framebuffer, audio output, mouse, and keyboard. With SDL, it is easy to write portable games for various operating systems.
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|Full description='''SDL is a library that allows you portable low-level access to a video framebuffer, audio output, mouse, and keyboard.'''
|Homepage URL=http://www.libsdl.org
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|Is GNU=No
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With SDL, it is easy to write portable games for various operating systems.
|User level=none
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|Homepage URL=https://www.libsdl.org/
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|User level=intermediate
 
|VCS checkout command=hg clone http://hg.libsdl.org/SDL
 
|VCS checkout command=hg clone http://hg.libsdl.org/SDL
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
|Documentation note=User tutorials available in HTML format from http://wiki.libsdl.org/moin.cgi/Tutorials; See also http://www.libsdl.org/docs.php for a complete list of downloadable documentation
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|Documentation note=* [http://wiki.libsdl.org/moin.cgi/Tutorials Tutorials]
|IRC general=irc://irc.freenode.net/SDL
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* [http://www.libsdl.org/docs.php Documentation list]
|Related projects=Pygame,Allegro,SDL_gfx,Clanlib,FreeJ,Tux_Ice_Maze
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|IRC general=irc://chat.freenode.net/sdl
|Keywords=software development,programming,games,sdl,Simple DirectMedia Layer
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|Related projects=Pygame, Allegro, SDL_gfx, Clanlib, FreeJ
|Version identifier=1.2.15
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|Keywords=window, directmedia, Simple DirectMedia Layer
|Version date=2012/01/20
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|Version identifier=2.0.3
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|Version date=2014/03/15
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://www.libsdl.org/release/SDL-1.2.15.tar.gz
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|Version download=https://www.libsdl.org/download-2.0.php
|Last review by=Andrew Engelbrecht
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|Last review by=Calinou
|Last review date=2012/02/04
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|Last review date=2014/11/22
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|Status=
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|Is GNU=No
 
|License verified date=2002-10-24
 
|License verified date=2002-10-24
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}}
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{{Project license
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|License=Zlib
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|License verified by=Calinou
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|License verified date=2014/11/22
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|License note=This is the license of versions 2.0 and newer ([https://www.libsdl.org/license.php license.php]).
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Project license
 
{{Project license
 
|License=LGPL
 
|License=LGPL
|License verified by=Janet Casey
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|License verified by=Calinou
|License verified date=2002-10-24
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|License verified date=2014/11/22
}}
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|License note=This is the license of versions 1.2 and older.
{{Person
 
|Real name=Sam Lantinga
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Email=slouken@libsdl.org
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Developer
 
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource URL=http://hg.libsdl.org/
 
|Resource URL=http://hg.libsdl.org/
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Announce
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|Resource kind=Forum
|Resource kind=Mailing List Subscribe
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|Resource URL=http://forums.libsdl.org/
|Resource URL=http://www.libsdl.org/announce-list.php
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
 
|Resource URL=http://lists.libsdl.org/listinfo.cgi/sdl-libsdl.org
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Developer,Support
 
|Resource kind=Newsgroup
 
|Resource URL=http://news.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lib.sdl
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Software category
 
{{Software category
|Audio=mixing
 
|Graphics=2d, animation
 
 
|Interface=library, x-window-system
 
|Interface=library, x-window-system
|Library=Image-processing, User-interface
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|Library=C, C++
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|Runs-on=Windows, BSD, OS X
 
|Software-development=game-development
 
|Software-development=game-development
 
|Use=interface, software-development
 
|Use=interface, software-development

Revision as of 04:16, 22 November 2014

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SDL

https://www.libsdl.org/
Game programming library

SDL is a library that allows you portable low-level access to a video framebuffer, audio output, mouse, and keyboard.

With SDL, it is easy to write portable games for various operating systems.

Documentation

* Tutorials

"IRC general" IRC general channel
irc://chat.freenode.net/sdl

Related Projects





Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

License

Zlib

Verified by

Calinou

Verified on

22 November 2014

Notes

This is the license of versions 2.0 and newer (license.php).

License

LGPL

Verified by

Calinou

Verified on

22 November 2014

Notes

This is the license of versions 1.2 and older.




Leaders and contributors

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
VCS Repository Webviewhttp://hg.libsdl.org/
Forumhttp://forums.libsdl.org/
Perl (Ref)https://metacpan.org/release/SDL


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 29 March 2018.



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