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Where can I get DirectX headers for Mingw?

I have downloaded the latest Mingw toolchain from mingw.org, but it seems DirectX headers are missing. Where can I get those? I assume there are open source compatibility headers out there, in ...
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glGenVertexArrays causes crash

My code keeps crashing at runtime, I have done some creative debugging and determined that it was the glGenVertexArrays that was causing the crash, I've looked around and come across some answers that ...
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glGenBuffers fails with 0x0, win7, glew [closed]

I try to run a simple renderer on my win7 machine but it dies at the first glGenBuffers call. The computer has an Intel HD3000 card, with the latest driver (OpenGL 3.0 support). I use glew 1.10 (self ...
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What's a good C++ game engine for beginners? [closed]

I'm looking for game engines. I'm not looking for things like OPENGL, DirectX, or Irrlitcht; those are game libraries? Also can it be C++ native code? So any good ones out there?
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SDL 2.0 setup on code::blocks using gcc(MinGW) on win7 [closed]

I have recently installed code::blocks on my system running windows 7 home premium 64-bit, and wanted to start learning SDL. The code::blocks executable is the one installed by the ...
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How to get independent from GLEW dll file

I'm literally an absolute noob in GL. I just wrote my first GLEW piece of code yesterday: #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <GL/glew.h> #include <GL/glfw.h> int ...
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Is GNU GCC used for AAA games?

GNU GCC is a very common compiler, but it seems like almost no one uses it for bigger projects like AAA games. To me, it's works just fine, never had a problem with it. But I wonder why all AAA games ...
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Installing PhysicsFS on Mingw

I am trying to install PhysicsFS (icculus.org/physfs/) on my Win 7 with MinGW. But I am having hard time doing it. I googled it as well but still nothing - I have used linux environment and make ...
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How to link OpenGL with my own static library?

My game project is split up into three parts: Core (lib) Editor (exe) Game (exe) I'm using OpenGL in both my Core and Game parts, but as soon as I try to call an OpenGL function in my Core library ...
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Ogre Specific libraries

i have a simple question. For people that know and built ogre3D from source as a Static library, What is the order of which the libraries should be linked? The libraries I need to be organized are: ...
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Setting up OpenGL 3.3 in SDL 1.2

I've been using SDL 1.2.14 for awhile without using many of the features from newer OpenGL versions. I'm now interested working only with the 3.3 API (not using the deprecated functions, etc... that's ...
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How would I setup the Environment Variables for BulletPhysics?

I am using Bullet Physics v2.78. And Im trying to build this library to be used for ogrebullet. The main problem is that Im getting errors trying to find the Bullet Directory. Im wondering if maybe ...