What is SDL?
Simple DirectMedia Layer is a cross-platform multimedia library designed to provide low level access to audio, keyboard, mouse, joystick, 3D hardware via OpenGL, and 2D video framebuffer. It is used by MPEG playback software, emulators, and many popular games, including the award winning Linux port of "Civilization: Call To Power."
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Lists containing SDLList of C++ game engines and frameworks • Game Development
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SDL was added to AlternativeTo byon May 22, 2012 and this page was last updated Oct 2, 2021. SDL is sometimes referred to as Simple DirectMedia Layer.