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al_get_opengl_variant — Allegro 5 API

Synopsis

#include <allegro5/allegro_opengl.h>

int al_get_opengl_variant(void)

Description

Returns the variant or type of OpenGL used on the running platform. This function can be called before creating a display or setting properties for new displays. Possible values are:

ALLEGRO_DESKTOP_OPENGL
Regular OpenGL as seen on desktop/laptop computers.
ALLEGRO_OPENGL_ES
Trimmed down version of OpenGL used on many small consumer electronic devices such as handheld (and sometimes full size) consoles.

See Also

al_get_opengl_version(3)

Referenced By

al_get_opengl_version(3).

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