Questions tagged [compatibility]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
2
votes
1answer
156 views

What do the OpenGL version strings from glxinfo actually mean?

Note: I wasn't 100% certain if this question belonged here or in Ask Ubuntu. I figured since it was about OpenGL programming I'd put it here, but if I should move it to Ask Ubuntu, please let me know. ...
17
votes
2answers
476 views

Is gamma still important to take into account?

Do different monitors (including mobile screens) still use significantly different gamma functions when displaying colour images? Is there a standardised way to represent colour that can then be ...
5
votes
1answer
111 views

Dealing with OpenGL versions across multiple computers

I'm new to OpenGL, and I'm wondering what I need to pay attention to regarding versioning. The things I've been reading have been clear about there being version differences, and needing the ...
5
votes
1answer
964 views

How much should I rely on Geometry shaders in WebGL?

Geometry shaders appear to have been introduced in 3.2, which makes me wonder how common 3.2-enabled cards are, including support for Geometry shaders within WebGL contexts. Will I be cutting out a ...