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Will BriggsC++ for Lazy Programmershttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-5187-4_2

2. Images and Sound

Will Briggs
Lynchburg, VA, USA
Enough of these line drawings: let’s have something pretty.

Images and changing window characteristics

Let’s start by displaying an image, using the code in Example 2-1.
//Program to show an image on the screen
//            -- from _C++ for Lazy Programmers_
//Simple version
#include "SSDL.h"
int main (int argc, char **argv)
      //Show image
      const SSDL_Image BEACH = SSDL_LoadImage ("beach.jpg");
      SSDL_RenderImage(BEACH, 0, 0);
      return 0;
Example 2-1
Displaying an image
This program loads an image called beach.jpg and shows it at location 0, 0 on the screen.
That’s it. ...

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