View Full Version : getting started -- help

09-26-2001, 10:00 AM
Hello world,
i'm learning openGL with C for my comp graphics module. I use Mandrake 8 at home and really want to be able to do my labs at home. Can you please explain how to get the libraries (where from, how to install), so that i can start compiling my labs. Also is there any hardware restriction? Or any simulator that will allow opengl to work.
Thanks to all

09-26-2001, 06:36 PM
You should be able to compile your labs if you have mesa-dev installed. I think that the graphic card driver was installed with X for non nvidia card. Nvidia has perhaps the best linux support and drivers are available from their web page.