Thread: Loading a resource file

  1. #1

    Loading a resource file

    Yo everybody. Im wondering if anyone knows how to load a resource file(*.res) to a SDL application instead of using alot of *.BMP files. You know how to do that?

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    Join Date
    Aug 2001
    You really can't use resourse files with the SDL
    because the SDL is cross platform while .res files
    are only used on windows. You can write utilities to
    combine bitmaps into one and there is the SDL image
    library that lets you load pcx files.

  3. #3
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    Join Date
    Sep 2002
    Or the're programs that can write a file in binary after your
    program data in the .EXE, Can't come up with a name at the

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