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OpenGL Data Visualization Cookbook by William C. Y. Lo, Raymond C. H. Lo

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Installing the GLFW library in Mac OS X and Linux

The installation procedures for Mac and Linux are essentially identical using the command-line interface. To simplify the process, we recommend that you use MacPorts for Mac users.

Getting ready

We assume that you have successfully installed the basic development tools, including CMake, as described in the earlier section. For maximum flexibility, we can compile the library directly from the source code (refer to http://www.glfw.org/docs/latest/compile.html and http://www.glfw.org/download.html).

How to do it...

For Mac users, enter the following command in a terminal to install GLFW using MacPorts:

sudo port install glfw

For Linux users (or Mac users who would like to practice using the command-line ...

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