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Check for GLU. If GLU is found, the required preprocessor and linker flags are included in the output variables "GLU_CFLAGS" and "GLU_LIBS", respectively. If no GLU implementation is found, "no_glu" is set to "yes".

If the header "GL/glu.h" is found, "HAVE_GL_GLU_H" is defined. If the header "OpenGL/glu.h" is found, HAVE_OPENGL_GLU_H is defined. These preprocessor definitions may not be mutually exclusive.

You should use something like this in your headers:

  # if defined(HAVE_WINDOWS_H) && defined(_WIN32)
  #  include <windows.h>
  # endif
  # if defined(HAVE_GL_GLU_H)
  #  include <GL/glu.h>
  # elif defined(HAVE_OPENGL_GLU_H)
  #  include <OpenGL/glu.h>
  # else
  #  error no glu.h
  # endif

Some implementations (in particular, some versions of Mac OS X) are known to treat the GLU tesselator callback function type as "GLvoid (*)(...)" rather than the standard "GLvoid (*)()". If the former condition is detected, this macro defines "HAVE_VARARGS_GLU_TESSCB".

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Copyright © 2013 Bastien Roucaries

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