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Old 16th February 2012, 02:18 PM
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Mesa Drivers with OpenGL 3 Support

Great news for those running Mesa Graphics Drivers. Version 8 of the driver has just been released and for the first time, those running Fedora or any other Linux distribution with Intel HD Graphics will now have access to OpenGL 3!

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Old 20th April 2012, 03:04 AM
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Re: Mesa Drivers with OpenGL 3 Support

I do not understand why i am always with openGL 2 with mesa 8.0.2 (amd series 46xxHD )

$ glxinfo|egrep -A2 "rendering|OpenGL" ; 
direct rendering: Yes
server glx vendor string: SGI
server glx version string: 1.4
OpenGL vendor string: X.Org
OpenGL renderer string: Gallium 0.4 on AMD RV730
OpenGL version string: 2.1 Mesa 8.0.2
OpenGL shading language version string: 1.20
OpenGL extensions:
    GL_ARB_multisample, GL_EXT_abgr, GL_EXT_bgra, GL_EXT_blend_color, 
    GL_EXT_blend_minmax, GL_EXT_blend_subtract, GL_EXT_copy_texture,
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