README.WinCE
changeset 6430 48d519500f7e
parent 1251 86d0d01290ea
     1.1 --- a/README.WinCE	Fri Sep 14 18:18:38 2012 -0400
     1.2 +++ b/README.WinCE	Sat Sep 15 10:59:39 2012 -0400
     1.3 @@ -1,55 +1,9 @@
     1.4  
     1.5 -Project files for embedded Visual C++ 3.0, 4.0 and 
     1.6 -Visual Studio 2005 can be found in VisualCE.zip
     1.7 +Windows CE is no longer supported by SDL.
     1.8  
     1.9 -SDL supports GAPI and WinDib output for Windows CE.
    1.10 +We have left the CE support in SDL 1.2 for those that must have it, and we
    1.11 +will accept patches that support more modern Windows Mobile platforms for
    1.12 +SDL 2.0.
    1.13  
    1.14 -GAPI driver supports:
    1.15 +--ryan.
    1.16  
    1.17 -- all possible WinCE devices (Pocket PC, Smartphones, HPC)
    1.18 -  with different orientations of video memory and resolutions.
    1.19 -- 4, 8 and 16 bpp devices
    1.20 -- special handling of 8bpp on 8bpp devices
    1.21 -- VGA mode, you can even switch between VGA and GAPI in runtime
    1.22 -  (between 240x320 and 480x640 for example). On VGA devices you can
    1.23 -  use either GAPI or VGA.
    1.24 -- Landscape mode and automatic rotation of buttons and stylus coordinates.
    1.25 -  To enable landscape mode make width of video screen bigger than height.
    1.26 -  For example: 
    1.27 -    SDL_SetVideoMode(320,240,16,SDL_FULLSCREEN)
    1.28 -- WM2005
    1.29 -- SDL_ListModes
    1.30 -
    1.31 -NOTE:
    1.32 -There are several SDL features not available in the WinCE port of SDL.
    1.33 -
    1.34 -- DirectX is not yet available
    1.35 -- Semaphores are not available
    1.36 -- Joystick support is not available
    1.37 -- CD-ROM control is not available
    1.38 -
    1.39 -In addition, there are several features that run in "degraded" mode:
    1.40 -
    1.41 -Preprocessor Symbol		Effect
    1.42 -===================		=================================
    1.43 -
    1.44 -SDL_systimer.c:
    1.45 -USE_GETTICKCOUNT		Less accurate values for SDL time functions
    1.46 -USE_SETTIMER			Use only a single marginally accurate timer
    1.47 -
    1.48 -SDL_syswm.c:
    1.49 -DISABLE_ICON_SUPPORT		Can't set the runtime window icon
    1.50 -
    1.51 -SDL_sysmouse.c:
    1.52 -USE_STATIC_CURSOR		Only the arrow cursor is available
    1.53 -
    1.54 -SDL_sysevents.c:
    1.55 -NO_GETKEYBOARDSTATE		Can't get modifier state on keyboard focus
    1.56 -
    1.57 -SDL_dibevents.c:
    1.58 -NO_GETKEYBOARDSTATE		Very limited keycode translation
    1.59 -
    1.60 -SDL_dibvideo.c:
    1.61 -NO_GETDIBITS			Can't distinguish between 15 bpp and 16 bpp
    1.62 -NO_CHANGEDISPLAYSETTINGS	No fullscreen support
    1.63 -NO_GAMMA_SUPPORT		Gamma correction not available