include/SDL_version.h
changeset 4627 3b5f4b3a69e1
parent 4419 5e7e1f1a4056
child 5262 b530ef003506
     1.1 --- a/include/SDL_version.h	Wed Jul 28 22:24:13 2010 -0700
     1.2 +++ b/include/SDL_version.h	Thu Jul 29 20:24:05 2010 -0700
     1.3 @@ -112,12 +112,11 @@
     1.4  
     1.5  /**
     1.6   *  \brief Get the version of SDL that is linked against your program.
     1.7 - *  
     1.8 - *  If you are using a shared library (DLL) version of SDL, then it is
     1.9 - *  possible that it will be different than the version you compiled against.
    1.10   *
    1.11 - *  This is a real function; the macro SDL_VERSION() tells you what version
    1.12 - *  of SDL you compiled against:
    1.13 + *  If you are linking to SDL dynamically, then it is possible that the
    1.14 + *  current version will be different than the version you compiled against.
    1.15 + *  This function returns the current version, while SDL_VERSION() is a
    1.16 + *  macro that tells you what version you compiled with.
    1.17   *  
    1.18   *  \code
    1.19   *  SDL_version compiled;
    1.20 @@ -140,8 +139,9 @@
    1.21  /**
    1.22   *  \brief Get the code revision of SDL that is linked against your program.
    1.23   *
    1.24 - *  This is an arbitrary string (a hash value, actually), and is only useful
    1.25 - *  in comparing against other revisions. It is NOT an incrementing number.
    1.26 + *  Returns an arbitrary string (a hash value) uniquely identifying the
    1.27 + *  exact revision of the SDL library in use, and is only useful in comparing
    1.28 + *  against other revisions. It is NOT an incrementing number.
    1.29   */
    1.30  extern DECLSPEC const char *SDLCALL SDL_GetRevision(void);
    1.31