author Sam Lantinga <>
Tue, 26 Aug 2008 02:32:45 +0000
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Date: Sun, 20 Jul 2008 22:34:37 +0200
From: Couriersud
Subject: Updated DirectFB driver for SDL1.3

please find attached a patch for an updated directfb driver for SDL1.3.
It does now
- properly supported the new input api.
- send unicode text events
- support directfb windows
- support multiple screens
- support hardware YUV scaling for the first YUV texture created.
- support hardware scaling for textures.
- properly interpret streaming access
- support software opengl if one manages to install the mesa directfb
driver (broken/not broken in mesa svn)

Within bugzilla ( there
is another patch which fixes a crash due to GL context creation.

Kind regards,

     2 Simple DirectMedia Layer CREDITS
     3 Thanks to everyone who made this possible, including:
     5 * Cliff Matthews, for giving me a reason to start this project. :)
     6  -- Executor rocks!  *grin*
     8 * The Linux Fund, C Magazine, Educational Technology Resources Inc.,
     9   Gareth Noyce, Jesse Pavel, Keith Kitchin, Jeremy Horvath, Thomas Nicholson,
    10   Hans-Peter Gygax, the Eternal Lands Development Team, Lars Brubaker,
    11   and Phoenix Kokido for financial contributions
    13 * Gaëtan de Menten for writing the PHP and SQL behind the SDL website
    15 * Tim Jones for the new look of the SDL website
    17 * Ryan Gordon for helping everybody out and keeping the dream alive. :)
    19 * Mattias Engdegård, for help with the Solaris port and lots of other help
    21 * Eric Wing, Max Horn, and Darrell Walisser for unflagging work on the Mac OS X port
    23 * Couriersud for the DirectFB driver
    25 * Patrice Mandin, for the Atari port
    27 * Chris Nentwich, for the Hermes assembly blitters
    29 * Jon Atkins for SDL_image, SDL_mixer and SDL_net documentation
    31 * Arne Claus, for the 2004 winning SDL logo,
    32   and Shandy Brown, Jac, Alex Lyman, Mikkel Gjoel, #Guy, Jonas Hartmann,
    33   Daniel Liljeberg,  Ronald Sowa, DocD, Pekka Jaervinen, Patrick Avella,
    34   Erkki Kontilla, Levon Gavalian, Hal Emerich, David Wiktorsson,
    35   S. Schury and F. Hufsky, Ciska de Ruyver, Shredweat, Tyler Montbriand,
    36   Martin Andersson, Merlyn Wysard, Fernando Ibanez, David Miller,
    37   Andre Bommele,, Francisco Camenforte Torres, and David Igreja
    38   for other logo entries.
    40 * Bob Pendleton and David Olofson for being long time contributors to
    41   the SDL mailing list.
    43 * Everybody at Loki Software, Inc. for their great contributions!
    45  And a big hand to everyone else who gave me appreciation, advice,
    46  and suggestions, especially the good folks on the SDL mailing list.
    48 THANKS! :)
    50   -- Sam Lantinga			<>