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Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2019
 
 

SDL_VideoDriverName (3)

Name

SDL_VideoDriverName - Obtain the name of the video driver

Synopsis

#include "SDL.h"

char *SDL_VideoDriverName(char *namebuf, int maxlen);

Description

SDL_VideoDriverName(3)         SDL API Reference        SDL_VideoDriverName(3)



NAME
       SDL_VideoDriverName - Obtain the name of the video driver

SYNOPSIS
       #include "SDL.h"

       char *SDL_VideoDriverName(char *namebuf, int maxlen);

DESCRIPTION
       The  buffer  pointed  to by namebuf is filled up to a maximum of maxlen
       characters (include the NULL terminator) with  the  name  of  the  ini-
       tialised  video driver. The driver name is a simple one word identifier
       like "x11" or "windib".

RETURN VALUE
       Returns NULL if video has not  been  initialised  with  SDL_Init  or  a
       pointer to namebuf otherwise.


ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE  |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Availability   | library/sdl      |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Stability      | Volatile         |
       +---------------+------------------+
SEE ALSO
       SDL_Init SDL_InitSubSystem



NOTES
       This     software     was    built    from    source    available    at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.   The  original   community
       source        was        downloaded        from        https://www.lib-
       sdl.org/release/SDL-1.2.15.tar.gz

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at https://www.libsdl.org/.



SDL                         Tue 11 Sep 2001, 23:01      SDL_VideoDriverName(3)