INSTALL
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.
     1 
     2 To compile and install SDL:
     3 
     4     1.  Run './configure; make; make install'
     5 
     6         If you are compiling for Windows using gcc, read the FAQ at:
     7         http://www.libsdl.org/faq.php?action=listentries&category=4#42
     8 
     9         If you are compiling using Visual C++ on Win32, you should read
    10         the file VisualC.html
    11 
    12     2.  Look at the example programs in ./test, and check out the HTML
    13         documentation in ./docs to see how to use the SDL library.
    14 
    15     3.  Join the SDL developer mailing list by sending E-mail to
    16     	sdl-request@libsdl.org
    17         and put "subscribe" in the subject of the message.
    18 
    19         Or alternatively you can use the web interface:
    20             http://www.libsdl.org/mailing-list.php
    21 
    22 That's it!
    23 Sam Lantinga <slouken@libsdl.org>