freeglut - A free OpenGL utility toolkit

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 13.37
Repository SlackPack x86_64
Package name freeglut
Package version 2.6.0
Package release 3gds
Package architecture x86_64
Package type txz
Installed size 560.00 KB
Download size 126.00 KB
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freeglut is a completely OpenSourced alternative to the OpenGL
Utility Toolkit (GLUT) library.  GLUT was originally written by
Mark Kilgard to support the sample programs in the second edition
OpenGL 'RedBook'.  Since then, GLUT has been used in a wide variety
of practical applications because it is simple, widely available
and highly portable.
GLUT (and hence freeglut) allows the user to create and manage
windows containing OpenGL contexts on a wide range of platforms and
also read the mouse, keyboard and joystick functions.
freeglut is released under the X-Consortium license.
Packaged by Georgi D. Sotirov <>


Package Version Architecture Repository
freeglut-2.6.0-i486-3gds.txz 2.6.0 i486 SlackPack
freeglut - - -


Name Value
cxxlibs >= 6.0.14
gcc >= 4.5.2
gcc-g++ >= 4.5.2
glibc-solibs >= 2.13
libX11 >= 1.4.3
libXau >= 1.0.6
libXdamage >= 1.1.3
libXdmcp >= 1.1.0
libXext >= 1.2.0
libXfixes >= 5.0
libXi >= 1.4.2
libXxf86vm >= 1.1.1
libdrm >= 2.4.23
libxcb >= 1.7
mesa >= 7.9.2


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Binary Package freeglut-2.6.0-x86_64-3gds.txz
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Install Howto

  1. Download freeglut-2.6.0-x86_64-3gds.txz
  2. Install freeglut txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new freeglut-2.6.0-x86_64-3gds.txz

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