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Last Update: October 1st, 2002
- October 1st, 2002 -jsdl4scott:
Added Solaris Sparc binary,
Ports and Platforms,
JSDL at Console howto.
- September 20th,
2002 -jsdl4scott: Added online
Javadocs. Implemented SDLUserEvents.java
which lets users define custom events using the SDL event engine.
Added Demos TestUserEvent.java and GUIxxxx.java
(minimal awt-like GUI demo, suited for Windowing env, Java set-top
boxes, embedded java, etc). Added
Jsdl or J4sdl
- "Java for sdl" is a binding for SDL
written in Java. Simple DirectMedia
Layer (SDL) provides a portable low level API well suited
for media applications and games. Now you can use SDL and still program
- Features: Much of what core SDL provides,
plus some extensions
- - Fast Audio and Video device access
- - Multiple Audio and Video format support
(CD Audio, Mpeg1, MP3, WAV, BMP, JPG, PNG, etc..)
- - Event handling (keyboard, mouse, user
- - Easy API
- Portablility with Performance.
SDL gives near direct device access ... now from java. See
SDL supported platforms and
JSDL ports / tested platforms.
and full installation guides.
sample code and other JSDL HOW-TOs.
See also Overview Package and seleceted classes for more information.
- SDL Features
- Full SDL API docs
- Addons, libraries, etc.
docs ( Solaris ports, etc )
Ports / Platforms
|List of current
supported JSDL platforms and ports
checking out code.
- Linux x86 (tested on redhat)
- Solaris Sparc precompile
binaries (test only)
- Requires dependency
package (SDL libraries, jpeg, png, etc)
- Old versions - see homepage
- Other platforms (Microsoft
Windows, BSD, Mac OS X, etc...)
javadocs for Core JSDL and JSDL Demos
- SDL+ SDL_Image, Smpeg,
31st 2002 : A new overview page has been added
- July 22nd 2002 :
now supports SFont-1.5 (Everything except version '2' interfaces is
- JSDL supports IMG_Load
from SDL_Image-1.2.1, this features allows JSDL to load any image format
supported by SDL_Image-1.2.1 including PNG.
- A modification has been done
to fix the problem with SDLSurface.convertSurface.
- Please don't hesitate to submit
fixes, or requirements. (Support for Font through SFont has been sent
as a requirement for a new feature by a friendly user :) )
11th 2002 : Happy new year to everybody. Cleaned some stuff.
Added a build.xml file for Ant. Everything has been recompiled for SDL-1.2.3
- May 12th 2001 :
JSDL in action has now some demos online.
- May 6th 2001 : Support
for more video apis, SDL_Overlay, SDL_Cursor have been added. Package
has been released too.
- Apr. 26th 2001 :
CDRom and WindowManager support is now in CVS.
- Apr. 14th 2001 :
My latest patches and fixes have been transfered into CVS.
- Mar. 10th 2001 :
Source code can be found in CVS. Scripts to build and run are present
but won't work, too many hard links, nevertheless scripts are very simple.