Questions about OpenGL, a library for rendering 2D and 3D graphics

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compile can't find GL lib

bjorn@bjorn-031:~/samples/SOP$ gcc -lGL /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lGL I've installed libglu1-mesa-dev and rebooted. I'm using Nvidia drivers. This output look strange to me though: ldconfig -v .....
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Unable to launch steam/tf2 using nouveau

Trying to use nouveau driver isntead of the nvidia driver cause of poor performance, but I am unable to launch steam to use the dedicated card. Launching as env DRI_PRIME=1 steam steam://rungameid/...
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rollback upgrade [duplicate]

In an effort to get OpenGL working on a Dell XPS running 14.04 LTS on Intel graphics hardware, I followed some advice and did the following: add-apt-repository ppa:oibaf/graphics-drivers apt-get ...
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MATLAB R2015a segmentation fault with selecting SOFTWARE OPENGL rendering

My OS release is 14.04 When I launch MATLAB with GUI, I got the response with MATLAB is selecting SOFTWARE OPENGL rendering. Segmentation fault (core dumped) There is nothing in the log of ...
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Different versions of OpenGL for iGPU and dGPU

I have a laptop with an integrated GPU Intel HD Graphics 5500 and an NVIDIA GeForce 840M, and I am running Ubuntu 14.04. I'm trying to install the CUDA toolkit 7.5 and I need OpenGL 4.3 support. If I ...
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OpenGl 3.3 install help

I am using ubuntu 14.04 which is using opengl 3.0 but the game I want to play need opengl 3.3 but I don't know how to install it. Will upgrade to ubuntu 16.04 fix the problem. My computer is an hp ...
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X2Go and OpenGL applications

I'm using X2Go software for remote desktop access to a home machine running Ubuntu 14.04. I have the x2goserver package installed on the server and x2goclient installed on my Ubuntu 14.04 client. Both ...
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unity3d OpenGL issue

When I start unity3d it shows "OpenGL 2.1 (Deprecated)" in the title bar. running glxinfo | grep version shows this: server glx version string: 1.4 client glx version string: 1.4 GLX version: 1.4 ...
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Problems with OpenGL Ubuntu 16.04 Dota

I'm having some trouble with openGL, when i start dota 2 i got: "Failed to create an OpenGL context. Your graphics card must support at least OpenGL v3.1" I'm using my notebook with HD Graphics ...
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Enabling VSYNC with Nvidia drivers

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 with a Nvidia GeForce GT 630M graphics card using the 361.42 Nvidia proprietary driver. I am trying to enable sync to vblank for OpenGL applications, but to no avail. The ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - NVidia GTX 860M and OpenGL SL 4.5?

I'm using Ubuntu only to learn the OpenGL SL programming. I was on Debian version but I got a big problem and I'm tired to solve them (sometime just with an update). Whatever ... Now I'm on Ubuntu ...
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The nvidia driver do not support opengl After update ubuntu to 16.04 [duplicate]

My machine is Acer TravelMate-P246-MG, the graphics card is nvidia GeForce 840M. After update ubuntu to 16.04, there are 3 driver provided: driver : nvidia-340 - distro non-free driver : nvidia-...
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OpenGL GLX extension not supported by display

So the title is pretty self explanatory about my problem. I went on vacation a couple weeks ago, everything was fine and now, two weeks later, I get back, no one has touched the computer and this ...
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Steam and OpenGl Version on Ubuntu 16.04

Ubuntu 16.04 OpenGl Problems (Not the usual missing SWRAST) Finnaly got steam to run dying light with the needed Opengl3.3. Go to launch the game and it says. Detected Opengl Version: 3.30 NVIDIA 340....
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Problems launching Steam game (OpenGL error)

So, fresh install of Ubu MATE 16.04, and the lastest Steam from Software Boutique. Dell Latitude E4310, 8 gigs ram, decent processor, integrated graphics (I'm not sure how to get a detailed report of ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 AMD APP SDK OpenCL

I'm working on Dell 7520 Inspiron with AMD 7730M GPU with 512 stream processors and 2GB RAM and I want to compute on this GPU using OpenCL. I have AMD catalyst installed via Ubuntu Additional drivers,...
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OpenGL error in Snaps Ubuntu 16.04

Snap packages are failing to launch the UI complaining of libGL error: No matching fbConfigs or visuals found libGL error: failed to load driver: swrast Unrecognized OpenGL version Unrecognized ...
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Launcher, menubar and window borders disappeared in Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

After upgrading to 16.04 from 15.10 it was running smoothly for about one week, then it started getting random crashes and freezes and now all the windows borders disappeared. I would include a ...
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Using dedicated GPU on laptop

I have laptop with dedicated NVidia GPU and integrated Intel GPU. Can I force specific program (or - in worst case - the whole system and all programs) to use dedicated unit instead of integrated one, ...
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Ubuntu stuck when running opengl apps

I have Ubuntu 14.04 running on (i5 3337u 1.8GHz quadcore, 4GB of RAM, amd radeon hd 7670m, 1tb (with one bad sector)) and every time when i run something that uses OpenGL (i tried minecraft and some ...
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Is it possible to invoke OpenGL without a display?

In order to use continuous integration on an application that depends on OpenGL, I would like to be able to use GLX in an ubuntu docker container. I don't care about the application's rendered output; ...
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Getting OpenGL 3 on Ubuntu Studio

I have recently (this month) installed Ubuntu Studio on a device that has previously run several other distributions. I am now attempting to install OpenGL 3 libraries for development on this machine. ...
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Screen/Input freezes except cursor, when using GDB in OpenGL app

So, I'm developing a game in OpenGL, and when I use GDB to debug anything, after several restarts of the applicaition, it freezes my screen except my cursor, and I cannot drop to TTY. If I click a ...
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Installed Kubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on new intel NUC but get error requiring hardware accelerated OPENGL

After combing the interwebs, found this command line: sudo apt-get install libgl1-mesa-dev I tried above command line and OS advised it is already the newest version. Ran glxinfo and got this ...
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problem with NVIDIA drivers, CUDA, openGL, bumblebee

I'm using Kubuntu 14.04 LTS on a laptop with optimus architecture (GigaByte P34, with an NVIDIA Gforce GTX 860M, and an intel VGA compatible graphics card). I've installed the latest version of cuda (...
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“GL_ARB_separate_shader_objects” is not supported. [Steam]

I'm trying to run dota 2 reborn on my Ubuntu 13.10 but I'm getting this error... Required OpenGL extension "GL_ARB_separate_shader_objects" is not supported. Please update your OpenGL drivers. ...
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gzserver error: Exception [RenderEngine.cc:645] unable to find OpenGL rendering system

I'm getting the following error every time I run gzserver or when I try to launch a simulator using roslaunch. I'm not able to find any thing wrong in OGRE installation/configuration Please let me ...
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cannot find -lGL even though ldconfig shows it's there?

I installed nvidia-current for CUDA development which includes libGL.so. sudo ldconfig -v shows this output: ... /usr/lib/nvidia-current: libnvidia-compiler.so.195.36.24 -> libnvidia-compiler....
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/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lGL

I'm trying to compile Alephone on Ubuntu 14.04, but I'm getting the issue that -lGL isn't found. Running whereis libGL.so returns nothing, even though I've installed libgl1-mesa-dev, mesa-common-dev, ...
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How to enable indirect GLX contexts (+iglx) in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with nvidia gfx-cards

I am running a linux-host for Qt-software-development at a central place. With my windows box I use Xming as a local X-server and putty to connect to that linux-host. With this configuration I can ...
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remove all libGL and other opengl files and reset them

Im using Nvidia propetery drivers 361 and a gtx 970 on kubuntu. i would like to remove all OpenGL Libarys. And then reset them. (I think i messed up at driver install) Is there a way?
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ubuntu-emulator opengl error 0x500

I'm trying to run the i386 image from bq-rc channel (Image version 23) from Ubuntu SDK IDE in ubuntu-emulator (installed from ppa:ubuntu-sdk-team/ppa on 14.04). The Image does boot (I can log in ...
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Trouble installing freeglut package

Here are the outputs from running the respective commands: sudo apt-get update results http://paste.ubuntu.com/15291163/ sudo apt-get install build-essential results http://paste.ubuntu.com/...
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Find Source Files for OpenGL on Host

I am a newbie to linux. I just installed openGL on ubuntu and would like to tweak some of its source files I use in order to print certain results of some calculations done. I found the header file I ...
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Cannot play CS:GO on Ubuntu 15.10

I recently installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my old PC. This are my PC's specs: Processor: Intel® Core™2 CPU 6400 @ 2.13GHz × 2 GPU: Radeon X1600 PRO Memory (RAM): 2GB Disk (space): 155GB So, I decided to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 opencl opengl interop

I am trying to get a project running on a Ubuntu 14.04 machine and I keep getting CL_INVALID_GL_OBJECT error from the clCreateFromGLTexture(2D) call. Everything initializes correctly and the same code ...
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Still cannot compile Octave 4.0.0 with native graphics

I am on a Xubuntu 14.04 and am trying to build Octave4.0.0 from source. I've read the answers to this question, but none was successful in removing the following warnings when running ./configure for ...
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qtcreator 3.5.1 (Qt 5.5.1) crashes on Ubuntu 14.04, VritualBox Could not initialize GLX Aborted (core dumped)

I just installed Qt 5.5.1 on Ubuntu 14.04LTS under VirtualBox 5.0.14. I can't runt Qt Creator, after a long list of warnings at the end it prints Could not initialize GLX Aborted (core dumped) ...
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Steam OpenGl error

Computer Specs OS - Ubuntu 15.10 Cpu - i7 2600 Gpu - Radeon r7 250x HDD - Hitachi 500gb So just recently I have been getting errors when I open steam: Then when I try to launch a game (cs:go ...
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Building Vulkan Chopper demo on ubuntu

How to build nvidia vulkan chopper demo on ubuntu (16.04)? https://github.com/nvpro-samples/gl_vk_chopper After being able to build, I get segfault. Can someone make instruction how to build? (i ...
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No OpenGL core context on headless 14.04.3 LTS

I am trying to test some software that uses OpenGL on a Travis-CI virtual Trusty instance. I am using software rendering OpenGL with Mesa, but the build cannot seem to recognize OpenGL >3 even though ...
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Could not switch the monitor configuration CRTC 577

I'm have a Lenovo P50 with a Thinkpad Workstation Dock. I'm writing an OpenGL application and when I clean up and exit the application, I'm getting this error. I've tried other OpenGL applications ...
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VMWare Workstation doesn't render DDS/DXT textures

I added line: mks.gl.allowBlacklistedDrivers = "TRUE" ... to *.vmx file and 3D acceleration seems to work now. The only problem is that all DDS (DXT) textures are rendered like this: Environment:...
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I can't compile a simple sample, `No rule to make target '/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libGL.so`

The program is this one The instructions are pretty straightforward, cmake . and make elect@elect-desktop:~/NetBeansProjects/Partikel_accelleration_on_GPU$ cmake . -- Could NOT find Doxygen (missing:...
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open-source drivers for OpenGL 3.1 or higher with Radeon HD 6470M

I need urgent help in order to upgrade the OpenGL driver to version 3.1 at least! Any feedback is highly appreciated. My machine characteristics are: $ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. ...
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Please Help - how to update OpenGL [duplicate]

I recently loaded Steam on my Ubuntu 14.04 . I downloaded Dota 2 . When I go to play the game it say's Open GL extension "GL_ARB_seperate_shader_objects" is not supported. Please update your ...
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How to enable/get OpenGL 3.1?

I have a rather old laptop, which has a Intel Core duo 2 processor and I was not able to run the Dolphin Emulator or any games from steam that I wanted because I needed a minimum of OpenGL 3.1 . I ...
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Graphics card supports up to OpenGL 4.4, but Saints Row 4 (requires OpenGL 4.1) doesn't work with it

I'm new to Open Source and need some help. I have been trying to figure this out all week. I'm having problems getting my OpenGL to work properly. My graphics card is supporting up to OpenGL 4.4. For ...
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Ubuntu Qt 5.5.1: error Cannot find -lGL

I have developed an GUI application on Qt 5.3.1. I am using Qt Creator 3.1.2 (based on Qt 5.3.1) to build my GUI application and am able to build and deploy my application successfully. I wanted to ...
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OpenGL GLX not using direct rendering. AMD proprietary drivers

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 64bit, these are my specs: 8gb ram Intel® Core™ i3-2120 CPU @ 3.30GHz × 3 Radeon r7 240 I installed the latest proprietary drivers from AMD using their guide to install ...