compile under Dev-C++

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2003-08-16
2004-07-14
  • I tried to play a bit with the code and downloaded the cvs-tree from sourceforge and and the programm Dev-C++. But I am not able to build it (over 300 errors). Then I downloaded the SDL library (http://www.libsdl.org/release/SDL-1.2.5.zip), but
    there are still a lot of errors (seems that I need more files from the sdl, too). Its the first time I try to compile a 'big' programm from another person, so I have nearly no experience. Can you tell me what
    I need to compile the project, and what options I must set? (I am using windows)

    thanks Christoph

     
    • Anthony Cole
      Anthony Cole
      2004-07-14

      theres a few more libraries you'll have to get:

      SDL_mixer
      SDL_net
      SDL_ttf

      There may be more also, have a look at the included dlls and so forth.  I compiled it with visual c++ so it will probably be a bit of work to get it working with dev-c++, im not familier with it, perhaps its more like gcc so the makefile might be able to help you out.