Difference between revisions of "Programming OpenGL on Mac OS X"

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== AGL ==
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== AGL/Carbon ==
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AGL is the old Carbon-based API with C bindings. The Carbon part needed for windowing and event handling are not thread-safe. There is no 64 bit version of this API.
  
 
== Cocoa/NSGL ==
 
== Cocoa/NSGL ==
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Cocoa is the modern API with Objective-C bindings. Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard ships 64 bit versions of Cocoa.

Revision as of 12:04, 20 February 2008

AGL/Carbon

AGL is the old Carbon-based API with C bindings. The Carbon part needed for windowing and event handling are not thread-safe. There is no 64 bit version of this API.

Cocoa/NSGL

Cocoa is the modern API with Objective-C bindings. Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard ships 64 bit versions of Cocoa.