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

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higan says that OpenGL 3.2 is not available, but I should have 3.3

I am running Trusty with gnome in crouton on a Toshiba Chromebook 2. I installed higan, and it reports: "Error: OpenGL 3.2 is not available." I googled this, and apparently the problem may be related ...
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Update OpenGL to 2.0

I want to play a number of games that I have installed on my Ubuntu Install, however in order to do that my OpenGL is outdated, usually requiring version 2.0 as a minimal. I want to install 2.0, but ...
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Error message when running OpenGL programs with bumblebee

X Error of failed request: BadDrawable (invalid Pixmap or Window parameter) Major opcode of failed request: 152 (DRI2) Minor opcode of failed request: 8 (DRI2SwapBuffers ) Resource id in failed ...
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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 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 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I have a HP Mini 311 running an outdated version of the Nvidia drivers (The recomended from the additional drivers option), alongside my Ubuntu 12.04.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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libgl - failed to load driver: vboxvideo

I'm attempting to run this code to create a transparent xlib window with openGL features, but when I run the program I get these errors in the terminal: libGL error: pci id for fd 4: 80ee:beef, ...
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Steam Woes! OpenGL GLX context is not using direct rendering, which may cause performance problems

I do realize this has been discussed before,and extensivly. Problem is that software has updated, and therefore; the question has to. My error.. OpenGL GLX context is not using direct rendering, ...
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Radeon R9 280 graphics card isnt installing in 15.04

I have fglrx-updates installed but fglrxinfo shows display: :0.0 screen: 0 OpenGL vendor string: VMware, Inc. OpenGL renderer string: Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe (LLVM 3.6, 256 bits) OpenGL version ...
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Update OpenGL to 3.3 from 3.0 on Intel HD Graphics 3000 used Macbook air running Ubuntu 14.04

When I typed the following : $ glxinfo | grep "OpenGL version" OpenGL version string: 3.0 Mesa 10.6.0-devel I found from https://support.apple.com/en-ap/HT202823 Intel HD Graphics 3000 (with ...
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PlayOnLinux missing openGL 32 libraries

so I'm using Kubuntu 64 bit. (well that's ubuntu forum, but this is ubuntu derivative so I thought you might help me) and I wanted to install League of Legends through playonlinux (4.2.4). On 32 bit ...
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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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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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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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How to set up opengl on a dual graphics card laptop

I'm having trouble in getting newer version opengl. First, I get my graphics cards information using: lspci -nnk | grep VGA and it returns: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel ...
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How to add OpenGL support files in codeblocks?

when i try to add the OpenGL files it showing like this
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OpenGL error GL_EXT_texture_compression_s3tc is not supported

I can't run Dota 2. It prompts: Required OpenGL extension "GL_EXT_texture_compression_s3tc" is not supported. Please update your OpenGL driver. So, I searched with that string and found an ...
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How do I uninstall the mesa drivers now I've switched my graphics to nvidia?

As per Why-are-my-32bit-opengl-libraries-pointing-to-mesa-instead-of-nvidia, I've managed to get ldconfig to no longer reference mesa drivers by editing the conf files, but when the mesa GL drivers ...
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outdated GLSL version

I'm new to Ubuntu and I'm taking a computer graphics course in which we have a lab in shader programming. I know that my code works on a friends computer (OSX, integrated gpu, glsl version 3.3). When ...
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OpenGL sources: Libglu1-mesa-dev depends on libglu1-mesa (= 8.0.2-0ubuntu3) but 8.0.4-0ubuntu0.7 is to be installed

When trying to install an R package (rgl, which makes 3-D plots), R gives the following error: configure: error: missing required header GL/glu.h ERROR: configuration failed for package ‘rgl’ ...
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Need help with Mesa3D and updating OpenGl, Noob here

The issue here is that Ive been trying to update my OpenGl trough Mesa3d, I recently installed Mesa 10.6.7 successfully trough a package from Mesa3d official page (It was a pain to build the whole ...
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How to install gtkglextmm in Ubuntu LTS 14.04?

Can you let me know the steps to install "gtkglextmm" in Ubuntu LTS 14.04? For learning experience, I am trying to compile basic examples from "gtkglextmm"? According to the "README" file from ...
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Hybrid Nvidia and Intel cards, bumblebee optirun not working and OpenGL not being Intel

I have been fighting with the installation and correct usage of my Nvidia GTX960M together with an Intel i7-4720M CPU on Ubuntu 15.04. I have followed lots of links on this website, on ubuntu wiki ...
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updated from 14.04 to 14.10 internet is not working

I tried updating for the second time, worked but can't connect to my network and it can't connect to Ethernet either. When I tried opening a steam game, it have me an error. OpenGL GLX context is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Can't use newest OpenGL version

I'm running Xubuntu 14.04 LTS on a laptop with an Nvidia GeForce GTX 765m with the nvidia-340 drivers from the xorg-edgers PPA. I'm trying to run an application that requires a recent version of ...
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OpenGL on Ubuntu 14.04

On a Dell XPS 13 with preinstalled Ubuntu 14.04 I have problems to get OpenGL example programs (www.opengl-tutorial.org) running. Everything compiles fine, however the window on the screen either is ...
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OpenGL Ubuntu 14.04

This is the first time I'm using this way to sort my problem out, usualy I find a answer when I duck it (duckduckgo version of google it ;D), anyways I got this PC with a integrated graphics card ...
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Graphics Messages while running LightTable on 14.04 x64

I'm new to Ubuntu, and receive the following issues when running Juno within LightTable: marktab@ubuntu0617:~$ ./LightTable/LightTable markab@ubuntu0617:~$ ...
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After installing OpenGL to run genymotion, Ubuntu 14.04 stopped booting

now I get error fatal server error no screens found. This is after I select failsafe X option. And if I continue normally I get messages like: Fontconfig warning ...
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New desktop dies when starting OpenGL screensavers

I got some new screensavers (sudo apt-get install xscreensaver xscreensaver-gl-extra xscreensaver-data-extra) and it had some nice OpenGL screensavers on it. When I start some of them (one of them is ...
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'Undefined References' Error during OpenGL Pgm Compiling (freeglut3)

I tried to run an openGL pgm in my Ubuntu 14.04 and i have freeglut3 and dev installed. But it returns some 'Undefined References' to all the functions that i have used in my pgm. ...
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freeglut OpenGL GLX extension not supported by display ':0'

I am trying to run an application with OpenGL and the following message apears: freeglut OpenGL GLX extension not supported by display ':0' I already read lots of topics here and in stackexchange ...
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OpenGL does not work properly on Ubuntu 14.04 with Mesa 10.1.3

I upgraded from Ubuntu 12 to 14.04 and I'm now experiencing problems with some software that uses OpenGL. Instead of rendering images it renders just black screen. I know that libglew and GLX ...
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Desktop compositing issues with gtx 690 and Kubuntu 14.04

I'm having a bit of trouble with Kubuntu 14.04 on my desktop. I have a GTX 690 with the Nvidia 331 drivers installed (through the driver manager). Whenever I boot into Kubuntu, I'm met with terrible ...
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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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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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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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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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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: ...
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Rotation: Counterclockwise + OpenGL

I'm using 15.10 (had same experience with 15.04) and I'd like to use the display rotation feature (System settings -> Displays -> Rotation). But with rotation, OpenGL doesn't work anymore. I can see ...
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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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After updating opengl, xdm starts incorrect and sddm-greeter error window shows

After updating opengl, xdm starts incorrect and sddm-greeter error window shows. Why? How to start now Ubuntu or Gnome? I used dist-upgrade, apt-get install update after installing new opengl from ...
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How to run Dota 2 ? OpenGL driver problem

I always update my Ubuntu but I got this message while trying to launch Dota 2 from Steam. Does someone know what to do ? Thanks a lot ! Here are my informations (I got them from Steam) : ...
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X-window freezes (Firefox) but becomes active again if I maximize the window

Occasionally the Firefox window freezes. The cure is to maximize the window and then I can resize it to the previous size. This happens very rarely (so its not a big problem). However, I have ...
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Trying to install DIrectX, everything is smooth until DXdiag

So I want to be able to play games with DirectX instead of OpenGL, right? My first course of action is to google it. To my delight, there is a nice little tutorial on exactly how to do this. I go ...
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Fixed - Severe rendering issues in games (Intel HD 4000, Ubuntu 15.10)

I tried running Grim Fandango Remastered, and this is what happened when I got to the interactive part: Similar thing I saw in Portal 2, still in the menu: I used to play Portal 2 before I ...
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I can not login to gnome-cairodock session after manually installed udev (systemd-218)

I am on Ubuntu 14.04.3 32 bit platform. Last night I wanted compile and install an application called qtcam according to this guide https://github.com/econsysqtcam/qtcam/blob/master/INSTALL I thought ...
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OpenGL installation , problem with dota 2 launching

hi guys i tried to launch stean game dota 2 from ubuntu, and i got this error ! ...