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Old 10-19-2003, 05:10 PM   #1
ShakeNBake
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Open GL for redhat 9


Hi,

I want to compile a program that uses openGL,

but it gives me a problem:

GL/glut.h: no such file or directory.


I know i need to get open gl library from somewhere, but im a noob, and I have no clue where to start looking.

Thanks
 
Old 10-19-2003, 06:00 PM   #2
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What graphics card( and which drivers for it) do you have? Did you try installing mesa libraries?

http://www.mesa3d.org/

It's an OpenGL alternative for Linux

Good luck!
 
Old 10-19-2003, 06:06 PM   #3
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get the glut-devel rpm. match the version with the version of glut you're using.

here's the glut and glut-devel rpms for rh9

http://ccrma-www.stanford.edu/planet...edupdates.html
 
Old 10-19-2003, 07:46 PM   #4
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Thanks a lot megaspaz, installed the rpm, and now it works!
 
  


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