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I am trying to load a texture on a quad and if I do not use glGenTextures() in the following code it works fine while if do use glGenTextures() the texture does not get mapped on the quad and I just get a red quad. Why does it work if I remove the glGenTextures()?
const int TEX_NUM = 1; // number of textures
const int GROUND_TEX = 0; // ground texture
GLuint textures[ TEX_NUM ]; // holds allocated names of texture objects
const char* textureFileNames[ TEX_NUM ] = { "texture.tga" };

// initializes OpenGL state
void setupRC()
        glClearColor( 1.0f, 1.0f, 1.0f, 1.0f ); // set clearing color
	GLubyte* pLoadedTGA; // pointer to loaded TGA texture
	GLint width, height; // number of color components in the texture
	GLint internalFormat; // texture propreties
	GLenum format; // format of the texture ( RGB etc.)


	glGenTextures( TEX_NUM, textures );
	for ( int texObj = 0; texObj < TEX_NUM; texObj++ )
		glBindTexture( GL_TEXTURE_2D, textures[ texObj ] );
                pLoadedTGA = gltLoadTGA( textureFileNames[ texObj ], &width, &height, &internalFormat, &format ); 
		gluBuild2DMipmaps( GL_TEXTURE_2D, internalFormat, width, height, format, GL_UNSIGNED_BYTE, pLoadedTGA  ); 
                glTexParameteri(GL_TEXTURE_2D, GL_TEXTURE_MAG_FILTER, GL_LINEAR);
                glTexParameteri(GL_TEXTURE_2D, GL_TEXTURE_WRAP_S, GL_CLAMP_TO_EDGE);
                glTexParameteri(GL_TEXTURE_2D, GL_TEXTURE_WRAP_T, GL_CLAMP_TO_EDGE);

		free( pLoadedTGA );

	glEnable( GL_DEPTH_TEST );
	glMatrixMode( GL_PROJECTION );
	gluPerspective( 45.0f, 800/600, 1, 500 );
	glMatrixMode( GL_MODELVIEW );

void render()

		glColor3fv( 1.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f );
		glTranslatef( 0.0f, 0.0f, -30.0f );
		glRotatef( 10.0f, 1.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f );

        glEnable( GL_TEXTURE_2D );
	        glBindTexture( GL_TEXTURE_2D, GROUND_TEX );
	        glBegin( GL_QUADS );
		      glTexCoord2f( 0.0f, 0.0f );
                      glVertex3f( -2000.0f, 0.0f, 2000.0f );
		      glTexCoord2f( 1.0f, 0.0f ); 
                      glVertex3f( 2000.0f, 0.0f, 2000.0f );
		      glTexCoord2f( 1.0f, 1.0f ); 
                      glVertex3f( 2000.0f, 0.0f, -2000.0f);
		      glTexCoord2f( 0.0f, 1.0f ); 
                      glVertex3f( -2000.0f, 0.0f, -2000.0f);
	glDisable( GL_TEXTURE_2D );


[Edited by - Fella on April 30, 2006 7:24:16 AM]

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I don't know why it works with no glGenTextures, but I may have found your problem.

You are calling glDisable(GL_TEXTURE_2D) at the end of your render function, but I don't see any glEnable(GL_TEXTURE_2D). This would explain why you don't see your texture.

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Sorry I forgot to add glEnable(GL_TEXTURE_2D) while copying and pasting the code in forum. That is not the issue. Any other clues?

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The problem is, on loading you ask OGL to provide a texture ID, however when you come to display it you always try to bind texture ID 0 (GROUND_TEX) instead of using the one generated.

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