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Verio Fryar
05-08-2006, 02:10 AM
How can I know using OpenGL the ammount of memory in the graphics card? I need to know it so I can decide the quality of the textures in my application.


05-08-2006, 05:02 AM
You can't. The best thing you can do is to check GL errors for GL_OUT_OF_MEMORY. Use texture priorities instead.

05-08-2006, 05:24 AM
some graphic driver shows Graphics Memory in use
from that you can estimate for texture.