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SDL_RenderReadPixels

Use this function to read pixels from the current rendering target.

Syntax

int SDL_RenderReadPixels(SDL_Renderer*   renderer,
                         const SDL_Rect* rect,
                         Uint32          format,
                         void*           pixels,
                         int             pitch)

Function Parameters

renderer

the rendering context

rect

an SDL_Rect structure representing the area to read, or NULL for the entire render target

format

the desired format of the pixel data, or 0 to use the format of the rendering target; see Remarks for details

pixels

a pointer filled in with the pixel data

pitch

the pitch of the pixels parameter

Return Value

Returns 0 on success or a negative error code on failure; call SDL_GetError() for more information.

Code Examples

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Remarks

/!\ WARNING: This is a very slow operation, and should not be used frequently.

format may be one of the following:

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_UNKNOWN

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_INDEX1LSB

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_INDEX1MSB

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_INDEX4LSB

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_INDEX4MSB

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_INDEX8

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGB332

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGB444

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGB555

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_BGR555

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_ARGB4444

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGBA4444

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_ABGR4444

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_BGRA4444

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_ARGB1555

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGBA5551

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_ABGR1555

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_BGRA5551

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGB565

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_BGR565

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGB24

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_BGR24

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGB888

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGBX8888

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_BGR888

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_BGRX8888

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_ARGB8888

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGBA8888

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_ABGR8888

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_BGRA8888

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_ARGB2101010

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_RGBA32

alias for RGBA byte array of color data, for the current platform (>= SDL 2.0.5)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_ARGB32

alias for ARGB byte array of color data, for the current platform (>= SDL 2.0.5)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_BGRA32

alias for BGRA byte array of color data, for the current platform (>= SDL 2.0.5)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_ABGR32

alias for ABGR byte array of color data, for the current platform (>= SDL 2.0.5)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_YV12

planar mode: Y + V + U (3 planes)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_IYUV

planar mode: Y + U + V (3 planes)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_YUY2

packed mode: Y0+U0+Y1+V0 (1 plane)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_UYVY

packed mode: U0+Y0+V0+Y1 (1 plane)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_YVYU

packed mode: Y0+V0+Y1+U0 (1 plane)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_NV12

planar mode: Y + U/V interleaved (2 planes) (>= SDL 2.0.4)

SDL_PIXELFORMAT_NV21

planar mode: Y + V/U interleaved (2 planes) (>= SDL 2.0.4)


CategoryAPI, CategoryRender

None: SDL_RenderReadPixels (last edited 2015-10-29 21:51:52 by PhilippWiesemann)

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