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Getting C++ with SDL working?

Postby floorman on Sat Jan 19, 2013 6:20 pm


Given I really suck with making build systems and normally steal others, I decided this time to try a build system with SDL for C++. However, I'm getting really unusual errors. Googling didn't really help me.

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#include "SDL/SDL.h"
#include "iostream"

using namespace std;

int main(int argc, char *argv[]) {
   cout << "Debug." << endl;


   return 0;

The build system I am using:
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"cmd": ["g++", "$file", "-o", "$file_base_name", "-lSDLmain", "-lSDL"]

The error returned is:
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c:/program files (x86)/codeblocks/mingw/bin/../lib/gcc/mingw32/4.4.1/../../../libmingw32.a(main.o):main.c:(.text+0xd2): undefined reference to `WinMain@16'
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
[Finished in 0.4s with exit code 1]

Sorry for any schoolboy errors if there are any, but I am not seeing them.

What is wrong?

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