View Full Version : opengl and web

01-13-2003, 03:20 AM
I'm going to make a simple 3d app. in a web page. Since I'm been using ogl for several years I would like to stay with that.

My question is simply: is there any way I could use ogl (3d) on the web?

If: is it fast enough and where can I find source, examples, urls etc?

If not: what do you suggest instead, director etc?

01-13-2003, 04:01 AM
there is a way to get it to work using an ActiveX control. search this forum or google for OpenGL and ActiveX.


01-13-2003, 04:55 AM
Ok, thank you.

What about using ATL object?

01-13-2003, 05:11 AM
IIRC, the ATL component would probably encapsulate an ActiveX control.
You'll find some interesting things here http://www.sulaco.co.za/opengl.htm (look for "OpenGL ActiveX" demo)

It is also possible to get OpenGL running in an applet. The obvious benefit is that your website will be accessible to non-MSIE browsers.