Say what? This is all Linux gibberish to me, I can't make out a single thing.
And what about non-gcc users?
Apparently I read the GCC section of the SDL manual. Perhaps the VS section would help .
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On the left, there is a "Doc Wiki" link. Click it.
Go to "FAQ_Frequently_Asked_Questions"
It's all there.
FAQ_Compiling_on_Linux - SDL Documentation Wiki
FAQ_Compiling_on_Microsoft_Visual_C++ - SDL Documentation Wiki
FAQ_Compiling_on_GCC_in_Windows - SDL Documentation Wiki
FAQ_Compiling_on_Dev-C++ - SDL Documentation Wiki
Took me all of 1 minute to find everything. And no, I have not been to that website for at least 2 years.
Well, doc is usually short for documentation. Wiki describes how it's maintained. I'm assuming you know what wiki's are?
I agree the main page is a bit confusing. That's why it took me so much time. I clicked a few wrong links.
I don't remember anything (not conciously anyways) from my last visit. I visit hundreds of sites everyday, and usually won't remember the layout of a site I spent a few minutes on 2 years ago.