README.CVS
author Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>
Sat, 21 Aug 2004 11:34:24 +0000
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Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2004 14:17:47 -0500
From: Richard Smith
Subject: Re: [SDL] Disableing color depth and mode searching

> Also, I should add that a quick way to get the desired effect is to
> #define BROKEN_MODES on top of the SDL_fbvideo.c file.
>

Ah yes, I see that looks like that will do what I need. Curious as to
why this is a #define and not an enviroment variable like the other
settings.

I would think that finding cards (or chips) with broken modes would be
the norm rather than the execption.
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The latest development version of SDL is available via CVS:
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cvs -d :pserver:guest@libsdl.org:/home/sdlweb/libsdl.org/cvs login
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# No password, so just hit enter when prompted for a password
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cvs -d :pserver:guest@libsdl.org:/home/sdlweb/libsdl.org/cvs checkout SDL
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When you check a fresh copy of SDL out of CVS, you need to generate
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the files used by make by running the "autogen.sh" script, which will
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run aclocal, automake, autoconf and then run configure.
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There is a web interface to cvs at http://www.libsdl.org/cgi/cvsweb.cgi
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