View Full Version : tutorial opengl extensions under linux

11-04-2004, 12:15 AM
Hi all!

can someone tell me about a tutorial how to load opengl extension under linux.
I couldn't find any for linux.

please help me out.

11-04-2004, 10:29 AM
go to the beginners forum, fool.

11-04-2004, 11:29 AM
You can use SDL to load extensions in an OS agnostic manner. SDL is at www.libsdl.org. (http://www.libsdl.org.)

The function needed is called: SDL_GL_GetProcAddress.

If you are not using SDL, you can check out http://nehe.gamedev.net/data/lessons/lesson.asp?lesson=22
for a tutorial.

As Knackered suggested, future threads like this probably belongs in the Linux Opengl forum.