up2date SDL-devel pulled in the following libs:
No, they're actually needed.
SDL links to arts, which is in kdelibs-sound.
sdl-config --libs says:
[...] -lartsc [...]
Therefore you need kdelibs-sound-devel to link an SDL application.
In the next release, arts will be separated from kdelibs. Until then, these
libraries are all but superfluous.
*** Bug 58054 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***