OpenGL.Net 0.4.2

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See the version list below for details.
dotnet add package OpenGL.Net --version 0.4.2
NuGet\Install-Package OpenGL.Net -Version 0.4.2
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="OpenGL.Net" Version="0.4.2" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add OpenGL.Net --version 0.4.2
#r "nuget: OpenGL.Net, 0.4.2"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install OpenGL.Net as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=OpenGL.Net&version=0.4.2

// Install OpenGL.Net as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=OpenGL.Net&version=0.4.2

Modern OpenGL bindings for C#.

It supports the following APIs:
- OpenGL 4.5 and OpenGL ES 3.2 with relative extensions, updated by the specification of 29 Nov 2016 (rev 33312).
- OpenGL for Windows (WGL) with relative extensions, updated by the specification of 19 Dec 2016 (rev 33340)
- OpenGL for X11 1.4 (XGL) with relative extensions, updated by the specification of 7 Jun 2016 (rev 32941).
- Native Platform Interface 1.5 (EGL) with relative extensions, updated by the specification of 30 Nov 2016 (rev 33315)
- Support Broadcom VideoCore IV (Raspberry PI 2)

No user interface is included in this package. The following UI backends are supported in separated packages:
- System.Window.Forms (Windows, Linux) via OpenGL.Net.WinForms
- Xamarin.Forms (Android) via OpenGL.Net.Xamarin.Android
- Broadcom VideoCore IV (Raspberry PI 2) via OpenGL.Net.VideoCore

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net6.0-android was computed.  net7.0-android was computed.  net8.0-android was computed. 
.NET Framework net35 is compatible.  net40 was computed.  net403 was computed.  net45 was computed.  net451 was computed.  net452 was computed.  net46 was computed.  net461 is compatible.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
MonoAndroid monoandroid is compatible. 
Compatible target framework(s)
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NuGet packages (7)

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Modern OpenGL bindings for C#, System.Windows.Forms utilities. It includes an UserControl implementation that ease the OpenGL context creation using WinForms UI designers. It supports Windows and GNU/Linux.


Modern OpenGL bindings for C#, Xamarin.Android utilities. It includes an SurfaceView implementation that ease the OpenGL context creation on Android.


Modern OpenGL bindings for C#, Broadcom VideoCore IV (Raspberry PI 2) utilities. It includes an simple window implementation that ease the OpenGL context creation.


Modern OpenGL bindings for C# - Native window utilities. Native window implementation for OpenGL.Net. The following platforms are supported: - Windows - Linux/X11 (not implemented yet) - Raspberry PI VC4 (not implemented yet)


Spout.NET is a C# .NET Implementation for Spout2, A video frame sharing system.

GitHub repositories (3)

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Version Downloads Last updated
0.8.4 31,110 4/7/2019
0.7.1 11,570 12/15/2017
0.7.0 2,446 11/15/2017
0.6.1 3,522 9/26/2017
0.6.0 2,344 9/14/2017
0.6.0-beta3 1,685 8/26/2017
0.6.0-beta2 1,415 8/25/2017
0.6.0-beta1 1,633 8/16/2017
0.5.2 4,527 7/24/2017
0.5.1 2,768 5/30/2017
0.5.1-beta 1,179 5/17/2017
0.4.2 2,577 4/18/2017
0.4.1 1,812 4/16/2017
0.4.0 2,307 3/1/2017
0.3.2 3,199 11/5/2016
0.3.2-beta 1,417 11/5/2016
0.3.1-beta 1,340 11/5/2016
0.3.0-beta 1,312 11/5/2016
0.2.2 2,493 8/28/2016
0.2.1 3,193 4/15/2016
0.2.0 1,820 3/25/2016
0.1.0 1,637 3/12/2016

This package includes the targets:
- .NET 3.5
- .NET 4.6.1
- MonoAndroid target redirects to .NET 3.5