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OpenGL How to draw a circle or a arc filled with color in OpenGL?

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I guess you can use a triangle fan. Try something like this:

  
glBegin(GL_TRIANGLE_FAN);
glVertex3f(0.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f)

float i;
for (i = 0; i <= 360.0f; i += 360/num_steps)
glVertex3f(cos(DEGTORAD * i) * radius,
sin(DEGTORAD * i) * radius, 0.0f);
glEnd();



Assume that num_steps is sorta the level of detail of the circle. Basically it''s how circular your circle is going to be. In actuality, this really just creates a regular polygon with num_steps sides. If num_steps is around 30 maybe, it will look close to a circle. radius is the radius of the circle, and DEGTORAD is pi/180.

Did your file get a virus or is your coding always this bad?

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