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Obsoleted: openGL package
- From: André Bleau <andre_bleau at hotmail dot com>
- To: <cygwin-announce at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 4 Jun 2012 14:53:42 -0400
- Subject: Obsoleted: openGL package
- Reply-to: The Cygwin Mailing List <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
The openGL package has now been marked as obsolete.
Please note that it is still possible build programs using Windows' native openGL interface by
using the w32api package.
Users of the native GLUT library should adapt their programs to build with the freeGLUT packages.
The native GLUT library was based on Nate Robins' GLUT, which has not been maintained in years,
while freeGLUT is alive and kicking. freeGLUT requires the use of an X server.
Thanks to anyone who helped supporting the openGL package over the years.
- André Bleau, cygwin's (former) volunteer opengl package maintainer
Please reply to cygwin at cygwin dot com, not to me directly.
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