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Maximus
11-21-2002, 06:19 PM
Thank you.

Halcyon
11-21-2002, 09:12 PM
The only way i know of embedding OpenGL inside IE is by using an ActiveX control. I don't know how to program those really well, but if you want to find out, check out ATL. You can do it with MFC but the result is a big control that isn't really suitable to be on the web (large loading times). If you use ATL, its a bunch of templates, so the result will be compact and efficient. If you keep scrolling down, you will find an example of OpenGL in an ActiveX control. It's really cool!!! I can definetely see why you want to do this. Though i warn you, ActiveX controls aren't exactly easy from what i've seen. Here is the link to the site with the example (scroll down to find it):
http://www.sulaco.co.za/opengl.htm

Rob Fletcher
11-21-2002, 11:44 PM
Check out:
www.yindo.com (http://www.yindo.com)

R.

ribot
11-22-2002, 12:41 AM
Or you could check out gl4java at http://www.jausfot.com/gl4java

which allows applets to use java based opengl libraries.

ribot.

ribot
11-22-2002, 03:47 AM
sorry.

make that http://www.jausoft.com