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OpenGL 1.1 for AIX: Reference Manual

glXGetCurrentContext Subroutine


Returns the current context.


OpenGL C bindings library: libGL.a

C Syntax

GLXContext glXGetCurrentContext( void )


The glXGetCurrentContext subroutine returns the current context, as specified by the glXMakeCurrent subroutine. If there is no current context, Null is returned.

This subroutine returns client-side information only. It does not make a round-trip to the server.

Return Values

Null Returned if there is no current context.


/usr/include/GL/gl.h Contains C language constants, variable type definitions, and ANSI function prototypes for OpenGL.

Related Information

The glXCreateContext subroutine, glXMakeCurrent subroutine.

OpenGL in the AIXwindows (GLX) Environment.

OpenGL Overview.

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