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Trouble with OpenGL on Ubuntu VM

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From: Matthew C.
Date: Tue 7th Apr, 8:21pm
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The issue is not your hardware, but the fact that a single graphics card can only be used a single OS at a time, so the version 2.1 support is coming from a software renderer that uses your CPU like a GPU (not the integrated graphics, the CPU itself) and due to this they only support an old version. Trying to get around this issue by using older OpenGL is just a bad idea all around.

In VirtualBox when you're inside say Ubuntu, need to install guest additions, see here for how:

see here: https://www.howtogeek.com/howto/2845/install-guest-additions-to-windows-and-linux-vms-in-virtualbox/
or here: https://www.virtualbox.org/manual/ch04.html

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├─ original   Sun 5th Apr, 4:06pm, ANONYMOUS
├─ reply 1   Mon 6th Apr, 4:55pm, ANONYMOUS
├─ reply 2   Tue 7th Apr, 9:26am, Mohammad J.
├─ reply 3   Tue 7th Apr, 9:31am, Mohammad J.
├─ reply 4   Tue 7th Apr, 2:07pm, ANONYMOUS
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├─ reply 6   Tue 7th Apr, 2:20pm, Mohammad J.
├─ reply 7   Tue 7th Apr, 8:09pm, ANONYMOUS
├─ THIS   Tue 7th Apr, 8:21pm, Matthew C.
└─ reply 9   Wed 8th Apr, 6:09pm, Mohammad J.
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