Tools of the Trade

This is a collection of links to the websites of various programs and libraries that are useful in game development. Any tool or library I use will be linked here for easy reference.


CMake
CMake is tool for automating the process of configuring and building software.
Code::Blocks
Code::Blocks is a popular integrated development environment.
Emacs
Emacs is a powerful, programmable text editor with excellent support for software development.
GCC
The GNU Compiler Collection is a powerful and widely used suite of compilers available on most computing platforms.
Mercurial
Mercurial is an easy to use yet powerful source code management system.
MinGW
MinGW is a Windows port of the Gnu Compiler Collection.
OpenGL
A powerful cross-platform 3D graphics API and shader language.
SDL
SDL, the Simple Directmedia Library, is a library for handling GUI events, user input, graphics, and sound in games.
SDL 1.2 Documentation
SDL 1.3 Documentation

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