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Re: Library advice needed

Pieter Hulshoff wrote:
> Hello all,
> My name is Pieter Hulshoff, I live in the Netherlands, and I just rejoined
> the programming world of Linux. :) I've been out of it for a while, so I'm
> totally out of date with regards to libraries. I'm currently doing some
> preparations for development of a platform game under Linux (Castlevania
> style for those of you who know that game), and am in search of (a)
> library(ies) that will allow me to do:
> 1. copy, transparent copy, sprites, possibly screen rotations
> 2. play midi files and do sound effects
> 3. easy porting to windows (flame away; I feel that if I dislike M$ for
> writing single OS software, I should at least port mine.:)
> , and which is/are written in C
> Any ideas/advice you can give me?


There are many, I suggest SDL. www.libsdl.org.

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