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Minimal font test for ellipsis
test: test.c
gcc -o test -ansi -pedantic -Wall test.c `sdl-config --cflags --libs` -lSDL_ttf
#include <SDL/SDL.h>
#include <SDL/SDL_ttf.h>
int main(int argc, char *argv[]) {
SDL_Event ev;
SDL_Color color = {255,255,255};
SDL_Surface *win = SDL_SetVideoMode(640, 480, 16, SDL_HWSURFACE | SDL_DOUBLEBUF);
TTF_Font *drawfont = TTF_OpenFont("./ProggySquareSZ.ttf", 22);
SDL_Surface *text_surface = TTF_RenderUTF8_Solid(drawfont,"",color);
SDL_Rect r = {10, 10, 0, 0};
while(SDL_WaitEvent(&ev)) {
if(ev.type == SDL_QUIT) break;
return 0;
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