SDL_image Documentation

This is the documentation for SDL_image.

SDL_image is an image loading library that is used with the SDL library, and almost as portable. It allows a programmer to use multiple image formats without having to code all the loading and conversion algorithms themselves.

SDL_image is available at or more specifically The SDL_image homepage

All suggestions and corrections are welcome, email jcatki AT


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    The Demonstration code

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    	cvs -d login
    press enter at the password prompt, there's no password
    	cvs -z6 -d co SDL_image-docs
    and later, to get any updates...
    	cvs -z6 update -dP