Hi Thorsten,

 1. No, none of the OpenGL libraries included with PicoLisp is complete. 
 If there are functions or constants that you're missing, just let us 
 know. Maybe you figure out how to add them yourself. It's not very hard. 
 Are you using the 32- or 64-bit PicoLisp? The OpenGL libraries for these 
 two PicoLisps are implemented quite differently.

 2. Those hex values are just plain integers. In this case we could just 
 have written (def 'GLUT_RGB 0).


 On Sat, 16 Apr 2011 14:27:15 +0100, Thorsten 
 <gruenderteam.ber...@googlemail.com> wrote:
> Hello List,
> besides being on the road I keep studying PicoLisp a bit, and I´m
> trying to understand the openGL library.
> It seems almost too easy to be true, but I still have a few 
> questions:
> 1. Is that a complete integration of OpenGL into PicoLisp, or just a
> partial integration of the most usefull functions and constants? I
> don´t know nothing about OpenGL, but it seems to be huge, and for
> example looking up the GLUT library I found 19 callback functions,
> while there are only 8 in the openGL lib.
> 2. I don´t understand the constant definitions, for example:
> (def 'GLUT_RGB          (hex "0000"))
> What is that hex value standing for, and how is it choosen for the
> respective OpenGL constant?
> When back home, I would like to write similar PicoLisp libraries for
> GRASS GIS and maybe R  (although its huge) - it doesn´t seem too
> dificult, and would be very useful.
> Cheers
> Thorsten

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