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

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3D Graphics Acceleration

Grphics acceleration is disabled in Ubuntu. I went to Software & Updates and opened the Additional Drivers tab and was presented with a list of drivers, which one am I supposed to install? Why is ...
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Cannot get OpenGL to install [duplicate]

When I try to run an example application it says I am missing a file that is found in OpenGL. I found information online and tried to install OpenGL with the following command: sudo apt-get install ...
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Update to latest version of OpenGL

I recently installed TF2 and CS:S on my Ubuntu and it was showing nothing but a black screen (I could still hear the sounds) and after searching a bit I found out it may be my OpenGL version. After ...
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Ati - Problems with open drivers after fglrx remove

I have ubuntu 12.04 and kde 4.10.1. I have removed fglrx drivers 13.1 doing this: sudo apt-get remove --purge fglrx fglrx_* fglrx-amdcccle* fglrx-dev* I have also removed xorg.conf (it was in a ...
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Unity gone after upgrading kernel

I recently got an automatic software update where I was alerted that there was insufficient space on /boot. Attempting to purge old kernel versions following this answer, I accidentally removed also ...
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Can Compiz work in an Ubuntu guest in VMware workstation 9?

OpenGL it's supported in VMware Workstation 9 http://www.vmware.com/support/ws90/doc/workstation-90-release-notes.html#OpenGL So Compiz theoretically can run inside a Ubuntu guest in VMware ...
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Trying to get opengl 2 shaders to work glxinfo says I have 4.20 installed

I am trying to get opengl 2 shaders to work. I just installed kubuntu on my lenovo z575 laptop which sports a AMD A6-3420M APU, integrated 6520 gpu. In kubuntu under desktop effects I have opengl 2 ...
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World of Warcraft under primus/crossover getting Direct3D9 is not available without opengl

I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 64bit and having issues using primus (due to nvidia optimus) to run World of Warcraft in Crossover.. I'm getting the following: steorra@perpetual:~$ primusrun ...
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Get at least OpenGL 3.0 for Radeon card

I have an ATI mobility Radeon HD series 5000. I searched for it and I found that it supports OpenGL up to version 4.1 When I updated Ubuntu 11.10 to 12.04 I got OpenGL version string: 2.1 Mesa 8.0.4 ...
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OpenGL with Intel 82865G integrated graphics

There's a similar question on the site, but it's outdated and doesn't specify exactly what I'm faced with. Namely, I have an old computer that I'm fixing for someone, and it's got this Intel 82865G ...
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Programming Opengl ES in Ubuntu

I want to program somthing using opengl es , i search software center for anything related and i found libgles1-mesa-dev , then i wrote a simple main program and included : #include ...
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Where is the documentation for programming OpenGL ES for Ubuntu Touch?

How can I program an OpenGL ES program for Ubuntu Touch? I have installed QtCreator and the Ubuntu SDK, but I can't seem to find any documentation about this topic.
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AMD ATi Radeon HD 6870 drivers not working

Need some help with this. I've searched for a few hours and found no answer that worked for me. When I try to install my drivers I get One or more tools required for installation cannot be found ...
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Problem with Ubuntu Phone SDK demo app

I have installed the Ubuntu phone SDK on a VirtualBox VM running Ubuntu Precise (12.04.2 LTS) as the guest OS. The "guest extensions" have been installed. The guest OS kernel is 32 bit 3.2.0-37 ...
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GL_EXT_texture_compression_s3tc error when opening a Steam game

So I was trying to play Team Fortress 2 when this message appears: Error! Required OpenGL extension "GL_EXT_texture_compression_s3tc" is not supported. Please install S3TC texture support. ...
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Can't run TF2 on a Radeon X1200

I'm really new to Ubuntu, so you have to be really patient with me. So, I installed Ubuntu 12.10 two weeks ago. Everything works, it's kinda slow, but I think that's because of the ancient laptop I ...
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Can I run OpenGL 3.3 or higher (with or without HW acceleration) on 12.10 with Intel graphics?

I'm currently taking a graphics programming class. All the assignments have to be done using OpenGL 3.3 (shader based). When I try to compile my code on my laptop (sony Vaio running 12.10), I get the ...
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GLSL 3.30 is not supported (Ubuntu 12.04, Intel HD Graphics 3000 and NVIDIA Graphics with Optimus)

The system: Dell Latitude E6520 Video Card Intel® HD Graphics 3000 NVIDIA® NVSTM 4200M (DDR3 512MB) Discrete Graphics with Optimus Ubuntu 12.04 I installed bumblebee. I installed PyOpenGL ...
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lagging minecraft

I've started playing minecraft, on my windows pc it works flawless but when playing on my ubuntu laptop it runs verry slow. I allready put all minecraft settings to minimal, i'm running oracle java 7 ...
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How do I get EGL and OpenGLES libraries for Ubuntu running on VirtualBox?

I have Ubuntu running on VirtualBox. Guest additions are installed and now the OS is hardware acceleration capable. I have OpenGL library in place. Now I want to run apps using egl + opengles1.1 ...
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After logging in, there's a black screen and my cursor, nothing else! in Ubuntu 12.10

I've been using Ubuntu(12.10) for a long time, and recently, my Ubuntu went through yet another update. The whole update prompt showed up, following by a password prompt, and finally the good ol' ...
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Cannot get 3D OpenGL support in Vmware guests, how can I fix this?

I have been working at this problem for 2 days now. I cannot for the life of me enable 3D support in VMWare 9 guests. My specifications are: Hardware: Dell Latitude E5520 laptop. Processor: ...
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Ubuntu openGL issues

my OpenGL doesn't work at all i get Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0". lspci output 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family ...
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Disabled OpenGL and when i reenabled it, I couldn't reactivate features

Through to a test on gaming performance I disabled OpenGL and all of its features and lost me multi workspaces (I had 4) I reactivated it, rebooted my pc and still don't get all its features back. ...
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How can I play diablo 3 on playonlinux? Direct3D9 is not available without OpenGL

I have recently encountered a huge problem when installing diablo 3 on playonlinux (PoL). The game launch menu started but when I click on the play button the window close immediately and there is ...
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What GL libraries do I need to install the Finite Element Toolkit (FETK)?

Trying to Install " The Finite Element Toolkit " in Ubuntu 12.04. Downloaded the source file (tar.gz) for version 1.5 from here It has got a script to install all the tools that come with it, so ...
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OpenGL log file (MESA)

Recently my firefox started to freeze I have a strong feeling that it has to do something with opengl, but I can't prove it, because I can't find any opengl or mesa log file. And yes I looked at ...
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opengl libraries for ubuntu running on Virtual Box

I am having Ubuntu 10.04 running on VirtualBox. Guest additions are installed successfully. But Guest additions do not provide the OpenGL library. To run open GL demo what needs to be installed. ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 OpenCL OpenGL Interop with ATI graphics

I have successfully installed the ATI Catalyst drivers on a my ATI hybrid graphics system running on Ubuntu 12.10. I have verified that OpenCL and OpenGL work independently; however OpenCL-OpenGL ...
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Xlib: extension “GLX” missing on display “:0.0”. Error: couldn't find RGB GLX visual or fbconfig [duplicate]

I'm really confused and lost. I'm a completely new Ubuntu 12.04 LTS user and I'm trying to run a game on WIne and OpenGL. I was instructed to use the glxinfo command on my terminal to see if I had ...
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installing header file

I have downloaded GLUI 2.35 from http://glui.sourceforge.net/ to my desktop as zip file. But, What should I do in order to use GLUI in the code as shown below ; #include < GL/glui.h > How ...
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Extension GLX missing…on a desktop PC

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on a new PC with an Nvidia GTX 560 graphics card, but after installing the Nvidia proprietary drivers (either -current or -current-updates), Unity won't start. When ...
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Developing OpenGLES2 apps for Ubuntu Software Center

I have a game for iOS and Android that I now want to port to Ubuntu. I plan to distribute it with Ubuntu Software Center. Preferrably for free with an in-app-purchase. My codebase is currently based ...
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Ubuntu Nvidia Driver 310.14Beta Stretch OpenGL Feature

I have a HP Mini 311 running an outdated version of the Nvidia drivers (The recomended from the additional drivers option), alongside my Ubuntu 12.04. Now the problem I am running into is the feature ...
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This system does not support OpenGL

I just got the error this system does not support openGL while opening stellarium. I've search the internet to finds a solution but couldn't find anything that works... I have ubuntu 12.04 and the ...
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Anyone know of any OpenGL apps in Ubuntu 12.04?

im trying to find some apps in ubuntu that use opengl mostly. so i can read and learn from the source code. i know of Blender, but i looking for a smaller program. google just give me installation of ...
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How to fix: extension “NV-GLX” missing on display. Ubuntu running on Oracle VM Virtual Box

I have been assigned a homework on my C++ class using OpenGL and GLUT. When I try to run the project, it runs very slowly and it freezes after a little bit. Before the program runs I get the following ...
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X broken after upgrading with an ATI Radeon card [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can’t install ATI proprietary drivers in 12.10 I have an amd64 system with an onboard Radeon HD4250 video card. After upgrading, unity fails to startu due to xorg ...
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Older GPU: Is it possible to enable Unity 2D in Quantal Quetzal to fix slowness in Unity

I just upgraded from Precise Pangolin to Quantal Quetzal. I have a Nvidia Quadro FX 3450 and a Intel Quad Core Q9450 2.66 Ghz , 8 GB RAM , 64 bit CPU In precise I had to use Unity 2D to have snappy ...
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Is it possible to update my graphic card drivers?

This is what the lspci -v command shows in the VGA compatible controller section: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Atom Processor D4xx/D5xx/N4xx/N5xx Integrated Graphics ...
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Ubuntu 12.04/12.10 OpenGL games fullscreen slow

OpenGL games running in Ubuntu 12.04 and Ubuntu 12.10 in fullscreen mode very slow. FPS is very low (it lags). When I switch in the game settings in Windows Mode (same resolution 1680*1050) the game ...
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playonlinux is unable to find 32bits / 64bits OpenGL library

When I open a fresh instalation of playonlinux, it gives 2 dialog box as mentioned in title: playonlinux is unable to find 32bits OpenGL library playonlinux is unable to find 64bits OpenGL ...
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what packages should I install in ubuntu 12.04 to fulfill opengl requirements for using nouveau driver?

I try to switch from nvidia to nouveau driver via script: !/bin/bash stop gdm rmmod nvidia sed -i "s/nouveau/nvidia/" /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist-nvidia-nouveau.conf update-alternatives --set ...
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Disable OpenGL for compiz from command line

I can run CompizConfig Settings Manager (ccsm) and uncheck OpenGL. How can I do the same thing, but from the command line? I need to add this step to a machine provisioning script.
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Software emulated OpenGL with higher version than my graphics card supports

I have an Intel GMA 950 chipset in my netbook. I want to learn how to write OpenGL shader programs with this fantastic tutorial and therefore need OpenGL 3.3. Sadly, my graphics card only supports ...
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How can I record an OpenGL game in Ubuntu?

I would like to create a short clip of me playing Minecraft, an OpenGL game. The usual screencast recorders do not properly record OpenGL. What kind of software is available for this purpose? My ...
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How to fix 3D Acceleration for Vmware Workstation 9?

I have recently installed Vmware workstation 9 on Ubuntu 12.04 & i have migrated my VM's from windows to Ubuntu 12.04 . Now i am getting openGL error & it says no 3D acceleration as shown in ...
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Can I upgrade my graphics driver to support the latest OpenGL versions?

My laptop is a Core 2 Duo Dell from 2008. I am trying to run some OpenGL programs. The program with following code doesn't work: glutInitContextVersion(4, 0); ...
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Java JOGL file doesnt't compile - I have installed all the non-docs search results for “jogl” from USC

Title says it all. I have installed everything, yet javac behaves like nothing has happened - No OpenGL objects are found when I try to compile copy-pasted code from tutorials. None. I'm using the ...
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Why doesn't Doom 3 work in Ubuntu 12.04?

I've ran Doom 3 in several previous versions of Ubuntu, but I recently did a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 64bit, and get an error when trying to launch the game. I have the latest proprietary ATI ...