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hey there :D

thanks for your help last time but unfortunately i am in another pcikle :(
im trying to make my 3ds models load with textures but im having no luck, here is the relevant code:

#include "3dsloader.h"

Object::Object(std:: string filename)
m_TotalFaces = 0;
m_model = lib3ds_file_load(filename.c_str());
// If loading the model failed, we throw an exception
throw strcat("Unable to load ", filename.c_str());
lib3ds_file_eval(m_model, 0); // set current frame to 0
// apply texture to all meshes that have texels
textureLoader *tex;
for(mesh = m_model->meshes;mesh != 0;mesh = mesh->next)
if(mesh->texels) //if there's texels for the mesh
//tex->loadTexture(mesh); //then apply texture to it
if(m_model) // if the file isn't freed yet
lib3ds_file_free(m_model); //free up memory
//disable texture generation
void Object::GetFaces()
m_TotalFaces = 0;
Lib3dsMesh * mesh;
// Loop through every mesh.
for(mesh = m_model->meshes;mesh != NULL;mesh = mesh->next)
// Add the number of faces this mesh has to the total number of faces.
m_TotalFaces += mesh->faces;
void Object::CreateVBO()
assert(m_model != NULL);
// Calculate the number of faces we have in total
// Allocate memory for our vertices and normals
Lib3dsVector * vertices = new Lib3dsVector[m_TotalFaces * 3];
Lib3dsVector * normals = new Lib3dsVector[m_TotalFaces * 3];
std::vector<Lib3dsTexel> texCoords(m_TotalFaces * 3);
Lib3dsMesh * mesh;
unsigned int FinishedFaces = 0;
// Loop through all the meshes
for(mesh = m_model->meshes;mesh != NULL;mesh = mesh->next)
lib3ds_mesh_calculate_normals(mesh, &normals[FinishedFaces*3]);
// Loop through every face
for(unsigned int cur_face = 0; cur_face < mesh->faces;cur_face++)
Lib3dsFace * face = &mesh->faceL[cur_face];
for(unsigned int i = 0;i < 3;i++)
memcpy(&vertices[FinishedFaces*3 + i], mesh->pointL[face->points[ i ]].pos, sizeof(Lib3dsVector));

memcpy(&texCoords[FinishedFaces*3 + i], mesh->texelL[face->points[ i ]], sizeof(Lib3dsTexel));

// Generate a Vertex Buffer Object and store it with our vertices
glGenBuffers(1, &m_VertexVBO);
glBindBuffer(GL_ARRAY_BUFFER, m_VertexVBO);
glBufferData(GL_ARRAY_BUFFER, sizeof(Lib3dsVector) * 3 * m_TotalFaces, vertices, GL_STATIC_DRAW);
// Generate another Vertex Buffer Object and store the normals in it
glGenBuffers(1, &m_NormalVBO);
glBindBuffer(GL_ARRAY_BUFFER, m_NormalVBO);
glBufferData(GL_ARRAY_BUFFER, sizeof(Lib3dsVector) * 3 * m_TotalFaces, normals, GL_STATIC_DRAW);
// Generate a third VBO and store the texture coordinates in it.
glGenBuffers(1, &m_TexCoordVBO);
glBindBuffer(GL_ARRAY_BUFFER, m_TexCoordVBO);
glBufferData(GL_ARRAY_BUFFER, sizeof(Lib3dsTexel) * texCoords.size(), reinterpret_cast<void *>(&texCoords[0]), GL_STATIC_DRAW);
// Clean up our allocated memory
delete vertices;
delete normals;

// We no longer need lib3ds
m_model = NULL;
void Object:: Draw() const
// Enable vertex, normal and texture-coordinate arrays.
// Bind the VBO with the normals.
glBindBuffer(GL_ARRAY_BUFFER, m_NormalVBO);
// The pointer for the normals is NULL which means that OpenGL will use the currently bound VBO.
glNormalPointer(GL_FLOAT, 0, NULL);
glBindBuffer(GL_ARRAY_BUFFER, m_TexCoordVBO);
glTexCoordPointer(2, GL_FLOAT, 0, NULL);
glBindBuffer(GL_ARRAY_BUFFER, m_VertexVBO);
glVertexPointer(3, GL_FLOAT, 0, NULL);
// Render the triangles.
glDrawArrays(GL_TRIANGLES, 0, m_TotalFaces * 3);



#include "texture.h"
#include "3dsloader.h"
int textureLoader::loadTexture(const char* filename, GLuint textureObject) //load bitmap and convert to texture

textureObject = SOIL_load_OGL_texture(filename,SOIL_LOAD_AUTO,SOIL_CREATE_NEW_ID,SOIL_FLAG_MIPMAPS);
glGenTextures(1, &textureObject); // allocate memory for one texture
glBindTexture(GL_TEXTURE_2D, textureObject); // use our newest texture
gluBuild2DMipmaps(GL_TEXTURE_2D, GL_RGB, textureObject.width() , textureObject.height(), GL_RGBA, GL_UNSIGNED_BYTE, textureObject.bits()); // genereate MipMap levels for our texture
glTexParameteri(GL_TEXTURE_2D, GL_TEXTURE_MAG_FILTER, GL_LINEAR); // give the best result for texture magnification
glTexParameteri(GL_TEXTURE_2D, GL_TEXTURE_MIN_FILTER, GL_LINEAR); //give the best result for texture minification
glTexParameteri(GL_TEXTURE_2D, GL_TEXTURE_WRAP_S, GL_CLAMP); // don't repeat texture
glTexParameteri(GL_TEXTURE_2D, GL_TEXTURE_WRAP_T, GL_CLAMP); // don't repeat texture

glBindTexture( GL_TEXTURE_2D, 0 );
return textureObject;

i feel like the headers were not important and take up reading time, so i didnt include then
please help me :),

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