Hi, I've learned and know the basics of C++ and wanting to know how to get into OpenGL. I know there's multiple threads about this, but it's all very confusing.
Where can I download OpenGL? I see in threads that it comes from the video card drivers, and that you have to use something like GLEW. Next, what tutorial should I use to learn OpenGL? Also, I want to focus on the 2D side first, before 3D, so things are a bit easier. I'm programming in Arch Linux, using vim. However, I will also be porting my code to Windows, so on my computer, I will also compile using windows. I see that NeHe tutorials are recommended but his is about an older version of OpenGL and it's in 3D. Is there any other ones that can meet my criteria? I need a tutorial that helps absolute beginners.
Edited by Krankles, 07 February 2013 - 09:17 PM.