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

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OpenGL games won't open due to X11

For some reason, any OpenGL game I try to play crashes when it wants to open the window. Let me give you an example from running teeworlds from terminal: imnotanerd@sys76laptop:~$ teeworlds # skip to ...
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opengl drivers broken, glxgears won't run

When I try to run glxgears or ssh to a machine and use OpenGL with the -X flag, I get this error message: Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0". Error: couldn't get an RGB, Double-buffered ...
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Anyone know if 12.04 has OpenGL Aux Libraries?

Im wanting to know how to install ubuntu 12.04's OpenGL aux libraries if any. Im trying to program OpenGL with C++. I cant find anything on google so. any help would be super great!!!
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Why do I get an “OpenGL Warning” message after running Google Chrome through the Ubuntu terminal?

I just downloaded Google Chrome for Ubuntu 64-bit onto my Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit OS (which is running as a guest as a VM on a Win 7 host). After it had installed, I opened up the terminal and typed ...
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Google Maps OpenGL 3D makes my system unstable (hangup)

Running Ubuntu 12.04LTS. I tried to load Google Maps with the OpenGL 3D new functionality. My system does weird things graphically and still reports system errors after reboot. What shall I do? ...
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“cannot find -lGLEW_x86_64” error when trying to link GLEW [closed]

I am trying to build a project that uses GLEW (using makefile provided by the developers of the project). It gives the following error message: [LINK] ./dist/linux/x86_64/GPUSPH /usr/bin/ld: cannot ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 despite the left panel POLI tray present, myunity says that unity turns in 2d

How do I enable unity 3d? I state that I have used the correct login to ubuntu to ubuntu and not 2d below the glxinfo stefano@WorkLinux:~$ glxinfo | grep render nvfx_screen_get_param:95 - Warning: ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Wine OpenGL initialisation- ATI Radeon 9200SE 5964 (AGP) [closed]

After upgrading from Ubuntu 10.10 to 12.04 the system had two problems: awkward screen resolution (800*600 max. on not recognised full HD monitor) no directX support in Wine, Wine is no longer able ...
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Is is possible to render ONLY Compiz with Unity3D using llvmpipe?

Basically, I have very poor 3D performance on everything OpenGL when using Unity3D. GLXGears gives me an average fps of 33FPS on Unity3D, while using Unity2D gives me an average of 58FPS. So, I was ...
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GLX missing, Unity 3d/various programs are not working! [closed]

I just recently reinstalled Ubuntu 12.04 and while I was installing my programs I found I couldn't open Blender. The application wouldn't start. When I typed it in to the console I got this message: ...
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Problem playing Minecraft - turns out to be graphics card problem ATI Radeon 6800M [closed]

I posted on the [Ubuntu Forums](http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php? t=1976246) but have had no luck so I thought I'd post on here. After fiddling with Java and my graphics card drivers I ...
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Ati HD 6400M /Intel HD300 Ubuntu 12.04 OpenGl Problem

After installing ATI Catalyst I can't run Unity 3D on Integrated Intel graphics. On dedicated everyting runs ok, the only problem is it looks like it doesn't support openGL vertext buffer. Unity ...
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Whats Wrong with my OpenGL [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: 12.04 and NVIDIA card problem with NVIDIA Geforce 7025 Something is wrong with my OpenGL after my 12.04 upgrade All OpenGL apps run slowly. Including but not limited to ...
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Wine claims Nvidia OpenGL Drivers not installed correctly? [closed]

It seems like wine doesn't see the Nvidia propretary drivers properly. When I try to launch wine ~/.wine/drive_c/windows/system32/dxdiag.exe, Dxdiag crashes immediately. It says it has problems with ...
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Wine is no longer able to initialize OpenGL

Since a while, wine is no longer able to initialize OpenGL on my 64bit Linux. This is by no means a unique problem to me- Lots of people with nvidia cards running 64bit linux seem to have this problem ...
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What does 'Use OpenGl' do under Unity 2D?

In Dconf, schema com.canonical.Unity2d has a key named 'use-opengl'. Under description it says 'Whether to render the graphics into an OpenGl viewport'. But does it make any changes on how the desktop ...
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How to install ati x1300 driver on Ubuntu 11.10 x64? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is my ATI graphics card supported in Ubuntu? I'm a new Ubuntu user so i don't know very much about it.I looked some websites but i couldn't make it.Can someone help me?
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No OpenGL in 11.10 / GUI won't start with Nvidia [closed]

I've got a Dell D630 that I've been running with Ubuntu 11.04 and I recently decided to do a web upgrade to 11.10. After the upgrade Blender wouldn't start. I did some investigating and discovered ...
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How can I run an OpenGL program on a headless server?

I'm working on a server application that does image processing (and in part, using freeglut). This application will be deployed on a headless server and when I run it there, I get errors saying that ...
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Difference between -generic and -i386 kernel images

The regular auto-update installs the -generic linux image on my machine intel core i3 machine. Is it better to use -i386 kernel? What kind of machines -generic linux image supports? The comment #5 at ...
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Unable to run apps requiring OpenGL support

Recently upgraded my onboard Nvidea graphics chip with an ATI Radeon Sapphire X800XL PCIe graphics card. Ever since I am unable to run Stellarium. I get the error "This system does not support ...
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FPS in World of Warcraft with Wine

I'm using Bumblebee 3.0 (also tried Ironhide) (I have a Dell XPS 15) however my FPS is 8 when flying above Stormwind looking down at the AH. On Windows this was 18 FPS while having the graphics even ...
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How to upgrade to glx 1.3 on ubuntu 10.04 [closed]

Recently I installed Firefox 10.00 after which it crashes when I start it. It reported that GLXtest process failed (exited with status 1): GLX version older than the required 1.3 My glx info ...
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OpenGL and switchable graphic cards

I use a laptop and this laptop has readon AMD Radeon HD 6470M and onboad graphic card. When I run fglrxinfo, I get this error: X Error of failed request: BadRequest (invalid request code or no such ...
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GLUT install not working

I currently installed ubuntu 11.10 on my acer netbook overwriting my previous windows starter OS and am having a problem getting some packages I need for an upcoming class. I am using the most ...
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How do I install OpenGL 4+?

I've spent the past 3 days searching and can't find anything. I have an optimus setup with ironhide and a GT520M nVidia card; how do I install the latest version of OpenGL? I keep getting ...
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use kinect camera as a webcam in ubuntu

I have a python openCV program that uses a webcam to track an image target. I switched computers, but this new computer does not have a webcam. I hooked up my kinect, installed stome stuff from ...
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Switch from NVidia to internal Intel HD graphics - OpenGL does not work

I switched today to the internal Intel HD graphics of my G630T CPU. The desktop works but XBMC would not start. It complains that it needs OpenGL accelerated hardware. When I check the System Info - ...
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What version of OpenGL does G++ have?

I'm going to buy an OpenGL book from Amazon but there are different versions for OpenGL 2, 3 and 4. Which one does G++ use?
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Where is the 3D windows setting for the cube in compiz open GL for gnome 3.2 (ubuntu classic) configuration manager?

Incredibly useful when working with a lot windows open but missing on CompizConfig Setting Manager in 11.10 x86 Desktop version. I was copying my settings from my big 10.04 64bit workstation, but the ...
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Compiz issues on Intel Integrated Graphics Chips

I've upgraded to 11.10 from 11.04 on a Toshiba Satellite L305-S5907 and can't get Compiz to work anymore. Metacity runs in it's place and "compiz --replace" gives the following errors. Checking if ...
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HIB Games (Aquaria & Penumbra) cannot find libGL.so.1 even though it exists

I'm trying to play some Humble Indie Bundle (HIB) games, but I'm getting errors with Aquaria and Penumbra: Overture that are related to the libGL.so.1 file. Aquaria gives this error on launch: ...
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I want my wobbly windows back?

I enable Wobbly windows in the CCSM but my windows aren't doing anything. Help... OpenGl's on and everything. It worked on Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat.
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How to install LLVMpipe?

I hear about the LLVMpipe gallium 3d state tracker that is said to be faster than software renderer. But I cannot find a good instruction from a to z that tell me how to install it. So here I am, ...
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Screen Resolution change after play game

I installed supertuxkart. I played this game in fullscreen. After close the game my screen resolution has been changed. It is happening every time when i play any game in fullscreen mode. Is it a bug ...
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Screen tearing in 11.10 with intel graphics [closed]

I have a slight screen tearing when watching videos in Ubuntu 11.10 x64, really annoying. Both in Unity and GNOME-Shell. Please focus the answer to GS since it's my primary DE and it's where I want it ...
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How to use 3D graphics on Asus Eee PC 1215n

I need OpenGL for some programs, but OpenGL is not being used although installed, as is the Nvidia driver. As I understand it, the Asus Eee PC 1215N has an Nvidia ION2 GPU and an Intel graphics unit. ...
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Can't link against opengl anymore

After updating to 11.10 I can't link code against libgl/glut. freeglut3-dev etc. are installed and it looks like they can be found too. I'm really not sure what's going on. Makefile gltest: ...
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How can I add a line parameter like -opengl on World of Warcraft in PlayOnLinux?

I would like to add the -opengl parameter to a file which is in /home/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/WorldOfWarcraft/drive_c/Program Files/world of Warcraft/Wow.exe
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Frozen Synapse started crashing with a “Unable to initialize OpenGL” error after upgrade

I just played Frozen Synapse 2 days ago using Ubuntu 11.04. Now with a clean upgrade of 11.10, I cannot play the game anymore. When I run the game in terminal I get this error: Alert: Error Unable ...
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libGL.so and gl.h not available from standard path [closed]

I've just done a fresh install of 11.10, + nvidia-current from xswat ppa (cause the current version shipped with ubuntu is broken for my gpu). Please take time for understanding each steps. I don't ...
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Poor FPS with Wine (WoW)

I just recently installed Ubuntu and tried to run WoW on it. It runs fine, but performance is very bad compared to Win7. I do use OpenGL instead of DX on Ubuntu SET gxApi "opengl" also direct ...
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A driver depends on OpenGL, what package provides it?

My device software dependencies are: dkms opengl gcc glibc kernel-headers. But when i install opengl it fail. What i have to use in 10.04 and 11.04 (i have both installed side by side for learning) ...
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Braid downloaded from humble bundle 3 is not running on 11.04

Hello fellow brothers in Linux I run Ubuntu 11.04 32bit and I need your help. Had downloaded Braid from humble bundle 3. They have provided a debian package and Installed the game but the game won't ...
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“Cogs” startup problem

When I try to run the game Cogs from the command line, the game spits out the following error and dies immediately: Couldn't set 800x600 OpenGL video mode: Couldn't find matching GLX visual What ...
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Why is /usr/lib/libGL.so.1 always linked to libGL.mesa.so?

I use the nvidia binary drivers and therefore need those libGL* links in /usr/lib to point to /usr/lib/nvidia-current. But Ubuntu insists on pointing libGL.so.1 (not libGL.so) to libGL.mesa.so ...
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What is terminal command that can show OpenGL version?

So I want to find out which is my OpenGL version. I have access to Ubuntu via SSH. Which command shall I execute?
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How can I install the OpenGL libraries in Ubuntu 11.04?

I need OpenGL for some processing programming, how can I install the OpenGL libraries in Ubuntu 11.04? I have a Sony Vaio F series with nVIDIA drivers installed.
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ATI Radeon HD 4870: dead end

I have an Radeon HD 4870 video card, and I have just update to Ubuntu 11.04. Before I was using radeon free video driver, and all hardware acceleration I used was to watch movies on my TV. My TV is ...
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Why is this application throwing OpenGL errors when run in Unity? [closed]

I have an application that ran flawlessly in Wine 1.3 in Maverick. However, when run in Natty under Unity, I get the following error: X Error of failed request: BadAlloc (insufficient resources for ...