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03-10-2011, 10:11 AM
I did not find a good papers about GUI on OpenGL. Can somebody explain me or give links how to create OpenGL GUI in my application?
03-10-2011, 10:20 AM
Take a look at GL User Interface: http://www.cs.unc.edu/~rademach/glui/
I did not find a good papers about GUI on OpenGL. Can somebody explain me or give links how to create OpenGL GUI in my application? OpenGL itself does not include any GUI capabilities. You either have to create a GUI system using OGL, or get one that's already developed. I like FLTK. Go to www.fltk.org (http://www.fltk.org) and look at their cubeview demo. It opens a 3D OpenGL graphics window, next to which are GUI elements you can use to interact with the graphics.
03-15-2011, 08:50 AM
Implementing a GUI using OpenGL is not exactly rocket science (it's actually relatively straight forward), there are many home grown solutions, and if you want something a bit more fancier (eg. with submenus in MenuBars and Tables) then you can always search for an OpenGL GUI library. If you have the time, you can build a simple home grown solution in under a week.
03-19-2011, 03:56 PM
Thank you! But I am programming on JOGL. Is there open GUI library for JOGL?
03-19-2011, 04:19 PM
The best place to ask that question is in the JOGL forums.
03-20-2011, 10:12 AM
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