We had some amazing applicants for this year's Google Summer of Code,
and I would like to thank everyone who applied. It was very difficult
to narrow down the final list, but in the end we picked 5 excellent
students for this year's project.
I'd like to introduce them and invite everyone to welcome them to the
Introducing the Students:
Introducing the Mentors:
Andreas Schiffler is an architect/dev for a commercial SDL based
windows+linux application with shaped-window support. He is
volunteering as a mentor this year to help Eli with his project.
Ryan Gordon is a long time friend and SDL developer, and is currently
rewriting the SDL multi-mouse support. He will be mentoring Jim on
his touch input project this year.
I am the original author of SDL and founder of Galaxy Gameworks
LLC, a small company devoted to commercial development and support of
SDL 1.3 and beyond. I am looking forward to mentoring Daniel, Paul,
-Sam Lantinga, Founder and President, Galaxy Gameworks LLC