Configure Opengl Environment

OpenGL is a specification, a system for rendering interactive 3D graphics that works as a feature of your card driver and Mesa is its open-source implementation.

Install necessary libraries:

freeglut3  freeglut3-dev binutils-gold g++ cmake libglew-dev g++ mesa-common-dev build-essential libglew-dev libglm-dev glew-utils

it should work now, to check type:

glxgears

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Configure linux on macbookpro

I’ve been using Debian or recently Linux mint Debian on different apple laptops, there are basic issues to solve and other distros may differ in solutions, but not that much.

Important to bear in mind following topics:

Synaptics Touchpad + Backlight + Volume + CD Eject button

install pommed

iSight

Install isight-firmware-tools

Fan

macfanctld

Fix the boot order

efibootmgr

Resources:

https://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/1643

https://linuxnewbieguide.org/how-to-install-linux-on-a-macintosh-computer/

https://wiki.debian.org/MacBook