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

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Installing fglrx driver always fails

I have downloaded Ubuntu 14.04 and wanted to try some OpenGL programming. My laptop has switchable graphics technology (Intel HD Graphics 4000 and AMD Radeon HD 8570M). I thought that it'd be better ...
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OpenGL in Ubuntu [closed]

I'm new to ubuntu. I'm using openGL in visual studio 2010 in windows platform using c++ language. Now I'm migrate to ubuntu 12.04. Can I do the same on ubuntu? If yes. what is the way I have to do.. ( ...
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glutPassiveMotionFunc not responding after touching touchscreen

I have some code that uses glutPassiveMotionFunc to detect when the mouse moves passively (i.e. without clicking). This was working fine until I attached a 3M touchscreen monitor to my laptop. If I ...
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I need OpenGL update I have 1.1 (very old)

I can't update my drivers because my drivers are updated and I use DriverNavigator for installing new drivers. I Installed all drivers and restarted the computer. And my drivers are still old. What ...
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Mesa 10.1.0 Ubuntu studio 14.04 LTS no opengl 3.3

I have installed ubuntu studio 14.04 lately, i am learning modern opengl, when I use GLSL with #version 330 core shader program send error that only opengl up to 130 is supported but seems mesa can ...
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ubuntu 14.04 unity desktop without panel and launcher [closed]

Now after having succeeded to make running the new Ubuntu 14.04 I see, that Unity seems not to work (the desktop appears without launcher and panel). Gnome is working. CCSM is possible to open under ...
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OpenGl, Hot swap on and off to boost performance

So, I have and Amd Radeon Card 8xxx Series and runs games beautifully on my windows partition, If it weren't for the fact the my steam account wasn't mostly windows only games i would have done a ...
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Opengl version problem on MESA

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on Vmware Fusion 6 on my Macbook Pro Retina (which supports OpenGL upto version 4.1) I have installed MESA by using following command sudo apt-get install mesa-utils ...
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How To Enable Glamor On Ubuntu?

How do I enable Glamor mode which accelerates 2D graphics with OpenGL on Ubuntu? See Choose acceleration method on Arch Linux wiki.
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My hardware can handle OpenGL 3.2 but my system throws error related to the OpenGL version that my computer supports

I have the following hardware configuration - NVIDIA Corporation GF108M [GeForce GT 525M] Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller According to ...
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Sketchup was unable to initialize OpenGL

I have installed Sketchup on my computer with with WineTricks, however this time I get the following error message when I start sketchup (after the intro window): I googled the error and found out ...
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I need to update my opengl drivers to play counter strike source ubuntu 13.10

I get an error glgeterror when I launch counter strike source. Normal counter strike runs fine, this is all through steam. I've done some digging and I need to get newer opengl drivers, My laptop has ...
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how to re-enable OpenGL [duplicate]

I was trying to speed up my tiny laptop by switching off OpenGL using Compiz. I guess there were also whole bunch of related plugins got disabled in the process. Then I lost the entire GUI desktop ...
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Optimus/Nvidia and OpengGL giving troubles

First time writing on this forum so be nice :D I am a programmer but I mostly worked on windows so far , I wanted to start learning linux more seriously and being able to compile my cpp programs on ...
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undefined reference to gl/glut functions

I'm trying to compile a c++/opengl program I created on another machine running Debian on this machine running ubuntu. I'm pretty sure I've installed all the required libraries that I need. When I ...
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Cannot find -lxi

I am trying to compile and run an OpenGL/GLUT program i created on another pc on my virtual machine ubuntu at home. I've installed freeglut3 and the other OpenGL libraries, but when I try to compile I ...
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Opengl error, open glx steam, help!

I have looked absolutely everywhere tried many things, honestly I think I'm going to just reinstall ubuntu. So get this error when I open steam: OpenGL GLX context is not using direct rendering, ...
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Installed libgdx and OpenGl in ubuntu

first let me say thanks for all the help in my other questions; the answers have really help a lot. Now I'm in the process in developing game for tablet, pc and android platform. I have decided to ...
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How to choose the VGA when setting up the X Server?

I have 2 options of VGA: lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Cirrus Logic GD 5446 00:03.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GK104GL [GRID K520] (rev a1) It's an instance ...
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can I get OpenGL 2.0 or higher on ubuntu 12.04 with intel HD 2500?

$ glxinfo | grep version server glx version string: 1.4 client glx version string: 1.4 GLX version: 1.4 OpenGL version string: 1.4 (4.2.12002 Compatibility Profile Context 9.12.0.0) My PC is ...
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Xlib: extension “GLX” missing on display “:0”. and OpenGL GLX extension not supported by display ':0'

I am trying to use OpenGL on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I installed OpenGL with the following commands: sudo apt-get install g++ cmake sudo apt-get install freeglut3 freeglut3-dev sudo apt-get install ...
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How to do off-screen render with OpenGL in Ubuntu with XServer?

I have an application that uses OpenGL 4.2 to do off-screen render [the result goes to a video in my case]. I need to run it on Ubuntu 13.10 Server. I don't need (and don't want) to have the actual ...
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Choppy Recording of Desktop Effects

I'm attempting to record a demo of the KDE desktop effects on my computer. All seems to be working well, except for when rotate the cube, at which point it gets choppy. See this video for an ...
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opengl help on lenovo think pad t61

I received a lenovo think pad t61 the other day and installed xubuntu 12.04 onto it. Well last night I was able to run minecraft after installing bumblebee. Well I tried to see if Gary's mod would ...
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VMWare: Check if 3D Hardware is used for rendering or not

How do I check whether my VMWare installation is using the GPU on the computer or using software rendering? The output from glxinfo is OpenGL vendor string: VMware, Inc. OpenGL renderer string: ...
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Minecraft crashes constantly [SIGSEGV] i965_dri.so libjvm.so

My problem is that Minecraft is constantly crashing, giving 1 of 2 different errors in the log. I've tried using the edgers ppa. I've tried Minecraft with no mods or with optifine. I've searched for ...
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Mesa installation - Make process - Issue

I am trying to build and install MESA library in ubuntu 13.10.. In the make command, I am facing the following erros.. sathish@ubuntu:~/Desktop/layer_management-1_2/work/mesa/src/loader$ make -j 4 ...
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Steam opengl glx context is not using direct rendering

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10 with the latest Nvidia drivers installed. However, when I run steam I am presented with the following message: steam opengl glx context is not using direct ...
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OpenGl direct rendering not working, messed shared library - 13.10/64bit nvidia

I was trying already different tips here on forums but I can't fix it. I have newest nvidia on 13.10 64bit. So I give you just output of some few commands: outputs here Could anybody help me to ...
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openGL could not find entry point when running CS:S or any steam games

The names explains most of it. I am using a brand new AMD cpu and GPU. I installed all of the correct drivers and still is troubling me. Basic specs: Cpu: AMD athlon x4 760k GPU: AMD r9 270x If ...
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WebGL not working neither in Firefox nor Chrome

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 and finally managed to install the correct drivers for my nVidia card (using bumblebee) and glxinfo finally shows that I support OpenGL 4.20. So, lastly, for the project I'm ...
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How to properly install nvidia drivers and modern OpenGL?

I have a laptop with Ubuntu 13.10 running on a VirtualBox and I need to develop a program in modern OpenGL (3.0+) and I believe I need to install the proper nVidia drivers for my computer. I have a ...
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Is it possible to run an OPENGL program via a daemon?

My main question is: Is it possible to run an OPENGL program via a daemon (upstart script)? The program displays a window on the screen. More details: I have an opengl program (done with ...
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Failure to load swrast driver

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 (in a virtual box) and I need to run a recent flashplayer. For this, I am using Wine and this works for a normal user. I now need to do the same in my build server (Jenkins). I ...
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How to fix: Unity not working at all (updates, upgrade, drivers, OpenGL)?

Recently I got stuck with Unity since it does not work at all - I see no system bar nor Unity launcher (3D/2D). Possible causes are: system update/upgrade or playing with drivers (additional fglrx or ...
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openGL not working on Ubuntu 13.10

I am trying to make runescape work using openGL.I am using chrome like it told me to(i did also try firefox when it did not work though)and it thinks that my graphics card is outdated. I googled it ...
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openGL issues running XBMC on ARM device

I am running Saucy Server on my MK802+ android mini PC, have managed to download and build XBMC source from git, but I cannot get the openGL to run from the Mali400 GPU in the device. Device Info: ...
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Garry's Mod Not working,

I'm a Linux noob, so bear with me here. MY computer is a Dell Vostro 200 running Ubuntu 13.10, graphics chipset is a g33/g31. Before, when it had Windows 7 as the OS, gmod ran fine. but when i made ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 . Can't run OpenGL (driver issue?)

So, I've been trying to get cairo-dock to work with OpenGL, yet it doesn't, from what I've digged around it seems to be a problem with the integrated drivers, Intel did release 4 days ago a new stack, ...
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Blank screen in Ubuntu 13.10 after login; missing opengl

I had aworking Ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop till yesterday when I installed OpenCV 2.4. It did not cause any immediate problem yesterday but when I turned on the power this morning, I did not get a ...
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Diablo III Play On Linux

I'm using the PlayOnLinux program to install Diablo III on my Ubuntu 12.04 OS. I get to a point where it says Please wait while vcrun2008 sp1 x86 is installed... It then stays at this point ...
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Blank Screen upon login after installing openGL

I have an Inspiron N5010 running Ubuntu13.10 64b. It uses Intal HD Graphics (i.e. no ATI/Nvidia graphics card) I need a software that uses OpenGL, and I installed multiple packages using synaptic ...
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Modern OpenGL Core Development on an Optimus Laptop using 13.10?

I want to do some (modern, core) OpenGL programming, and the highest I have available currently on my Haswell architecture (i7) is 2.1 via Mesa. After doing some digging, it looks like this is the ...
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How do I get OpenGL working on an Nvidia GeForce GT 750M?

So, what do I have: Acer Aspire V30772G laptop with an Intel video-chipset and an Nvidia Geforce GT 750M video-card Ubuntu 12.04 installed and updated, with the proprietary driver selected ...
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OpenGL with OS X 10.9 + VirtualBox 4.3.4 + Ubuntu 13.10

I am running Ubuntu in VirtualBox with an OS X host. I am trying to test an OpenGL application that needs GL shader language 3.3 or higher, but glxinfo is reporting 1.20. glxinfo | grep OpenGL shows: ...
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Why does `xvfb-run glxgears` fail with an swrast error?

xvfb is supposed to let me run X programs in a headless environment. But when I run xvfb-run glxgears, I get: libGL error: failed to load driver: swrast libGL error: Try again with ...
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Why won't `import` correctly capture the inside of a window rendered in OpenGL, while `scrot` will?

I have been experimenting with OpenGL recently, and I decided to take a screenshot of one of my fancy triangles with import, which is part of imagemagick. However, on two different computers, one ...
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How to install OpenGL version 2.0

How can I install OpenGL 2.0 on Ubuntu? Long Version: This Ububtu is running in a VM (VMWare). I wanted to use kivy for developing a GUI. I encountered many errors. I have searched around and those ...
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“fatal error: GL/glfw.h: No such file or directory #include <GL/glfw.h>” - How to solve it?

I'm trying to install GLFW to develop a OpenGL 3.0+ program and I've followed a few tutorials on how to install GLFW and I keep getting this error. I know I have installed it correctly with cmake, ...
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Problem when trying to run a compiled C++ file (uses OpenGL). Error: “Inconsistency detected by ld.so: dl-version.c: 224” [closed]

I created a simple opengl file in cpp. It works on the University computer. I'm able to compile the file, but i can not run the compiled file. The error I get is: Inconsistency detected by ld.so: ...