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LaptuaZ
02-27-2001, 01:41 PM
I am new to OpenGL Programming, and I have make a program that I want to distribute, but when I give it to a friend, it tells him he's Missing the Glut32.dll, so I sent him that file, and OpenGL32.dll file also, and now he said he's getting an error the Glut32.dll is linked to missing Export_glutCreateWindowWithExit, His Video Card DOES Support OpenGL, I know for SURE for SURE, what is necessary to make this program work for him, Please email me at leohernandez1@home.com if you can help me, or my ICQ is 99735469....thankyou for your time!!

Elixer
02-27-2001, 03:17 PM
You should NOT send him the opengl32.dll file. He could be running a different OS. Just give him the glut.dll, and put it where the program is, and all should work.

He must delete the opengl32.dll file that you sent him.

LaptuaZ
02-28-2001, 08:16 AM
He's Working on ME, and The OpenGL32.Dll should not make a difference if its the same I used to compile, What did you mean about the Glut.dll, do you mean the Glut32.dll, I dont have a glut.dll on my computer, so there must be another way to do this, any Ideas?

-Leo

Elixer
02-28-2001, 02:23 PM
Yes, glut32.dll is what I meant. It does make a difference (about opengl32.dll) if you have a minigl instead of a full ICD.

What video cards do you both have?

LaptuaZ
02-28-2001, 02:56 PM
Ok, As I had originaly states, I sent him this Dll, and he got the other error, He is using a Nvidia TNT2 Ultra, and WinME, I have seen his computer run other demos, just not mine, any other suggestions?

Elixer
02-28-2001, 09:25 PM
And the video card YOU have is?

What version of glut are you using?

LaptuaZ
03-01-2001, 07:12 AM
I have a GForce GTS 64MB, Glut Version 3.6, I think....

Elixer
03-01-2001, 02:02 PM
Strange. What I would do is reinstall the TNT2 drivers, and then install glut32.dll into windows/system. glut 3.7 is out also.

It might be a driver problem with the TNT2, so have him try different versions.