What is SDL?
It is a cross-platform development library designed to provide low level access to audio, keyboard, mouse, joystick, and graphics hardware via OpenGL and Direct3D.
SDL is a tool in the Cross-Platform Desktop Development category of a tech stack.
Who uses SDL?
4 companies reportedly use SDL in their tech stacks, including Game Pencil Engine, duobeiyun, and depsandCI.
33 developers on StackShare have stated that they use SDL.
Datadog, Zendesk, Confluent, Toggl, and Salesforce Service Cloud are some of the popular tools that integrate with SDL. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with SDL.
Pros of SDL
Actively being worked on
- Multiple window support
- Hardware-accelerated 2D graphics
- Better Unicode support
SDL Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to SDL?
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