SDL_Init - Man Page

Initializes SDL

Synopsis

#include "SDL.h"

int SDL_Init(Uint32 flags);

Description

Initializes SDL. This should be called before all other SDL functions. The flags parameter specifies what part(s) of SDL to initialize.

SDL_INIT_TIMER

Initializes the timer subsystem.

SDL_INIT_AUDIO

Initializes the audio subsystem.

SDL_INIT_VIDEO

Initializes the video subsystem.

SDL_INIT_CDROM

Initializes the cdrom subsystem.

SDL_INIT_JOYSTICK

Initializes the joystick subsystem.

SDL_INIT_EVERYTHING

Initialize all of the above.

SDL_INIT_NOPARACHUTE

Prevents SDL from catching fatal signals.

SDL_INIT_EVENTTHREAD

Return Value

Returns -1 on an error or 0 on success.

See Also

SDL_Quit, SDL_InitSubSystem

Referenced By

SDL_InitSubSystem(3), SDL_Quit(3), SDL_QuitSubSystem(3), SDL_VideoDriverName(3), SDL_WasInit(3).

Tue 11 Sep 2001, 23:00 SDL API Reference