View Full Version : Add win XP support

09-09-2001, 07:07 PM
I was trying a demo of the final version of windows xp at a store. and when i asked to try quake3 on the OS i noticed it did not have OpenGL. Ive asked other people and it seems Xp Pro does not have OpenGL. Can you make a patch for this or something?

09-09-2001, 10:13 PM
It works the other way around. Windows support OpenGL, not "OpenGL supports Windows". This is a big difference, since that makes Microsoft responsible for providing you with a working implementation of OpenGL.

09-09-2001, 10:26 PM
We're using Windows 2000 Professional Edition here for about a year and our engine runs over OpenGL without a glitch.

09-10-2001, 06:26 PM
Hmmm I was just looking at the latest Platform SDK from Microsoft and it includes OpenGL samples, opengl32.dll and opengl32.lib... I think that it is supported under XP.... Also I am running RC2 of XP and it seems to work fine, albeit surely these libs and dll's are only OpenGL 1.1

09-19-2001, 11:59 AM
I have problems running games in opengl mode under XP, I have an voodoo 3 3000
Anybody here knows what I have to do to run games like Counter Strike under XP with a voodoo 3 3000??

09-19-2001, 02:07 PM
You do at least need XP compatible drivers. I don't know if such drivers will ever appear for V3 since 3dfx is gone.

09-19-2001, 03:16 PM
how bout tnt2?

09-19-2001, 10:37 PM
Originally posted by someone:
how bout tnt2?

hmm ehhh might go and check the NVIDIDA homepage..

10-03-2001, 03:02 AM
The latest detonator XP support TNT-cards to.