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ccouto
09-04-2011, 09:41 AM
Hello

I am trying to write a string using OpenGL glutBitmapCharacter function. I am using Taoframework on VB.Net and everything with the scene is okay (it displays simple geometry as expected) but when I try to write some text nothing appears.


Public Sub DrawText(ByVal text As String)
Dim i As Integer
glRasterPos3f(0, 0, 0)
glColor4f(1.0#, 1.0#, 1.0#, 1.0#)
On Error Resume Next
For i = 1 To Len(text)
glutBitmapCharacter(GLUT_BITMAP_HELVETICA_12, Asc(Mid(text, i, 1)))
Next
End Sub

Can you help me? I am a really newbie here...

Thanks for the help.

ccouto
09-05-2011, 04:35 AM
Problem solved! Thanks to the tutorial in NeHe. :)