hi i am developing a 2D car game in cpp with SDL in that i hav to create level or stages how to create stages mean in exact how to create background surface i have seen such game i that background surface is defined in .conf file and there is a bmp image using that it is created but in conf file i see only only number can any one has idea how to create that please help meeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

thnx in advance