View Full Version : Where to Download Opengl 2.0
05-02-2007, 03:02 AM
I need to download Opengl 2.0.
Please suggest links.
Right now I am not using Graphics Hardware.I plan to run on software mode.
Thanks in advance
05-02-2007, 05:06 AM
For software rendering try mesa library.
For hardware rendering you need GPU that can support OpenGL 2.0 and up to date drivers.
For programming you need OpenGL 1.1 + extension loading mechanism (or a library like GLEE or GLEW).
05-02-2007, 05:35 AM
I have compiled the program with GLEW Library.
It is compiling well.
But when I try to run it is saying Opengl2.0 not supported.
Again I don't want to use MESA Library.
I want to work with software using GLEW library.
Is it possible
05-02-2007, 05:51 AM
You don't "download" OpenGL2.0, you download implementations depending on your setup. In hardware, or in software.
You really want software rendering (slow) instead of hardware rendering (fast) ?
Fine. You have 2 choices :
- with windows, request an unaccelerated pixel format. Read the FAQ :
Beware, you will be stuck with OpenGL 1.1 without most extensions.
- use the Mesa3D software implementation to get OpenGL 2.0 with GLSL support :
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