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

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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chrome like it told me to(i did also try firefox when it did not work though)and it thinks that my graphics card is outdated.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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nvidia glx driver missing extension “NV-GLX”

I've been trying to get opengl to work on AWS with the new servers for the last two weeks off and on. I've tried various things I've found across the web. Installing driver 3.19, reinstalling the ...
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Screen tearing on external monitor when playing videos

I have mpv installed in Ubuntu 13.10, and it works great as a video player when I'm using it on my laptop's display, but when I connect an external monitor through HDMI and play the video there, there ...
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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: ...
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Building Opengl 3+ in ubuntu under virtualbox/vmware

For a computer graphics class we will be developing opengl 3+ applications. I have installed ubuntu under both vmware and virtualbox, and installed there respective guest additions. If I run ...
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Unity Problem on 13.04 [duplicate]

Ive started using Ubuntu and when I log in i am presented with a blank desktop. I can access the terminal and have gone to the CompizConfig Settings Manager and tried to enable OpenGl and the Unity ...
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gnome shell with very high CPU usage

i'm running ubuntu gnome 13.10 on my dell latiude e6510 with a i5 m560. The I5 comes with a embedded Intel HD 3400 Graphics. The average cpu usage of the gnome-shell is by 160% it's to high, I think. ...
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OpenGL 4 support in Kubuntu 13.10 with nvidia card

PROBLEM: After installing meta-utils and doing a glxinfo, I get OpenGL version string 3.0. I would like to have support for OpenGL 4.x. I know that I need to update my nvidia driver, but my last ...
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How can I disable “sync to vblank”?

I am developing a gtk application with opengl. How can I disable sync to vblank to test and debug my application? I tried nvidia-settings, this works for glxgears fine but not for my application. I ...
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Intel HD4000 and yet only OpenGL 3.0 (ubuntu 12.04)

I have a laptop with a Core i5-3317U CPU, which features a HD4000 chipset (http://ark.intel.com/fr/products/65707/intel-core-i5-3317u-processor-3m-cache-up-to-2_60-ghz), which normally supports OpenGL ...
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Steam - OpenGL GLX context is not using direct rendering, which may cause performance problems

I have an AMD Radeon 7950 and installed the drivers manually from the AMD Website. I use the Beta drivers, and they worked perfectly fine back on 13.04 in Xubuntu, but as soon as I use Ubuntu, the ...
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Why are there two sink input index generated by pulseaudio?

I'm planning to spawn a thread as I detect a new sink input index in pulseaudio. But when I run some application, I find out that a second sink index for same client is created. The system spawns a ...
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Grafic problems on Ubuntu 12.04

I have exactly this question, but can't comment on posts. So I tried > sudo dpkg -i gawk_4.0.1+dfsg-2_i386.deb and got output: Selecting previously unselected package gawk:i386. dpkg: error ...
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Create GLFW projects in codeblocks on ubuntu 13.04

Since a couple of days I am trying to install or add the glfw library to codeblocks but without success. Has anyone tried this before or knows how to do it? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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OpenGL Help how to turn on direct rendering

I did glxinfo and gotdirect rendering: No (If you want to find out why, try setting LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose) I did LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose and nothing happened. How do you turn on direct rendering? When I ...
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opengl, Error of failed request: BadRequest

I compiled http://lazyfoo.net/tutorials/OpenGL/02_matrices_and_coloring_polygons/index.php with command g++ LUtil.cpp main.cpp -lGL -lGLU -lglut -o outexe, but then i run it, the output is X Error of ...
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Installing Nvidia proprietary drivers breaks OpenGL compilation

When I install the Nvidia proprietary driver in Ubuntu 13.04 I can longer compile any OpenGL code written in c. I think the Nvidia drivers breaks or replaces the symlinks in the /usr/lib/ directory ...
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Installing mesa on Ubuntu

I have problem with OpenGL on Ubuntu. I need OpenGL for Qt, but Qt reports and error "cannot find -lGL". But I think I have mesa installed because in folder /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu, I have a folder ...
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OpenGL 4.0 on ubuntu 13.04 using an intel graphics card

I have a new laptop with an Iris Pro 5200 integrated graphics card, everywhere I look it says that this card supports OpenGL 4.0. The reason why I want 4.0 (or 3.3+ to be more specific) is that I'm ...
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How do I download, install, and run Minecraft? As well as OpenJDK7?

First off, I have tried downloading Minecraft. I logged in, and the launcher did work. But, when I tried to "play Demo", this is what showed up: Developer Console before clicking "Play Demo" ...
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Driver related OpenGL graphics problem(Minecraft and steam wont start)

This has been bothering me for about a week now, I have been looking up answers on forums and everything and nothing seems to work. What happens is when i start minecraft i get this stacktrace: ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 ATI graphics card and OpenGL issues

Problem I am trying to run an OpenGL application which has worked on previous releases of Ubuntu on other machines but which happily opens windows crashes when I try and draw anything in them. ...
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Gameplay/openGL performance issues with AMD APU

I recently built a new desktop with an AMD A10-6800K (Radeon HD 8670D) APU. Basic graphics performance was fine with the open source drivers, but I installed fglrx* because I wanted to enable sound ...
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How can I edit OpenGL config?

Some graphic applications are not running in my Ubuntu 13.04, and I get the error message: Cannot load OpenGL. How can I edit OpenGL config? Here is my OpenGL information, the results of running ...
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Kubuntu 12.04 with backports with ATI FirePro 2260 => update to KDE SC 4.11 => Opengl Problem

I have a problem on my kubuntu 12.04 installation using the backports repository. I'm using the fglrx-driver which was suggested by jockey, which is version 8.96.7 with Opengl 3.3.11627. I previously ...
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OpenGL Graphics Error

Greeting to all. I am new to Ubuntu and I have run into a problem trying to run Team Fortress 2. I am able to open Steam but when the game is about to start up, I get an error message saying (Required ...
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ubuntu 13.04, kde 4.11, ati fglrx 13.8 beta - opengl doesn't work

I have just upgraded to ubuntu 13.04 with kernel 3.10.6. After that I have updated my fglrx to 13.8 beta and after that I have added ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports and I have upgraded my system. After ...
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Trying to install Proprietory Nvidia Graphics Drivers

After reading and trying many different suggestions for some hours, I returned to this how-to: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BinaryDriverHowto/Nvidia The first problem I encounter is how to ...
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Somehow, I've stoped OpenGL working

Somehow, I can no longer run anything that uses OpenGL. Any attempts to do so get the error Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0".. In /usr/lib I have LibGL.la, LibGL.so, LibGL.so.1 and ...
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OpenGL runs on very low framerate with a intel graphic card

I got two systems which are almost identical but with slightly different graphic cards: System A product: N10 Family Integrated Graphics Controller vendor: Intel Corporation driver: i915 System B ...
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nvidia-glx with nvidia geforce

I have a problem with opengl. If I try to get opengl version this is the result: GEFORCE GTX 660, and gl version 1.4 (2.1.2 NVIDIA 319.23). Then whenever I try to execute some opengl program I get ...
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ubuntu 12.04 glxinfo X Error of failed request: BadRequest

i have ubuntu 12.04 64bit. There is a problem with glxinfo and i am not able to get it work. I googled lot's of forums. All the suggestions to remove *-fglrx drivers or to reinstall them don't work to ...
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Support for OpenGL 4.3 for nVidia on 12.04.2 (or any version)?

Are the OpenGL 4.3 features of the latest nVidia cards supported yet in the drivers?