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07-16-2002, 12:39 AM
iam really new to linux and opengl and feel a
bit weak riht now to look for it myself.
Is open gl platform independent??can i right code in windows and compile it under linux??

07-16-2002, 12:53 AM
Not really... OpenGL looks mostly the same, but not the window-handling stuff. Some of Nehe's OpenGL win-tuts have been ported to Linux (nehe.gamedev.net).

07-16-2002, 01:05 AM
You can do it if you are using GLUT, SDL or similar library together with OpenGL.