This was for Strawberry Perl on windows so the device should be whatever the default is for windows. If it needs X11, then the build probably did not configure correctly for the platform. It looks like libSDL does support windows and MinGW and the docs do not indicate that X11 is a prerequisite
On Mon, Sep 24, 2012 at 12:46 PM, Chris Marshall devel.chm...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Kartik- I don't have a working SDL module install that I could check things out on. The posted gist seemed like a regression of using direct PDL manipulation to read and copy the image data to an SDL surface.