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Ticket #58 (closed defect: wontfix)

Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 18 months ago

PROPOSAL: Remove GLUT

Reported by: trevor@… Owned by:
Priority: major Milestone: 2010.2.0.0
Component: GLUT Keywords:
Cc: dagitj@…

Description

I would like to propose that we remove GLUT from the spec.

  • The standard package sets for ruby and python don't include a GLUT binding, as it makes the distribution harder to install.
  • #11 cites an install problem on windows as a result of the GLUT dependency.

Change History

Changed 4 years ago by petersen

(My 2c: I have to admit that I was a little surprised when GLUT and OpenGL originally landed in HP, but it is harder to remove things once they are added...)

Changed 4 years ago by refold

  • milestone changed from 2009.4.0 to 2010.2.0.0

Milestone 2009.4.0 deleted

Changed 2 years ago by dagit

  • cc dagitj@… added
  • owner panne deleted

See #57. Deleting panne as the owner here as well as he seems inactive. If we keep GLUT I can be the owner.

Changed 18 months ago by MtnViewMark

  • status changed from new to closed
  • resolution set to wontfix

GLUT was updated to a modern release in HP 2013.2.0.0

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