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(This function is part of SDL_image, a separate library from SDL.)


Load an animation from an SDL_IOStream.

Header File

Defined in <SDL3_image/SDL_image.h>


IMG_Animation * IMG_LoadAnimation_IO(SDL_IOStream *src, SDL_bool closeio);

Function Parameters

SDL_IOStream * src an SDL_IOStream that data will be read from.
SDL_bool closeio SDL_TRUE to close/free the SDL_IOStream before returning, SDL_FALSE to leave it open.

Return Value

(IMG_Animation *) Returns a new IMG_Animation, or NULL on error.


If closeio is SDL_TRUE, src will be closed before returning, whether this function succeeds or not. SDL_image reads everything it needs from src during this call in any case.

When done with the returned animation, the app should dispose of it with a call to IMG_FreeAnimation().


This function is available since SDL_image 3.0.0.

See Also

CategoryAPI, CategoryAPIFunction

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