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Sha Jar

Joined: Mar 02, 2010
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Do you think OpenGL has a future in Java?
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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OpenGL in itself has become pretty much a standard, so its Java bindings (JOGL) are likely to stick around. But Graphics is a client-side thing for the most part, and since Java hasn't been a big success on the desktop, that's a small -if stable- niche.

But now that Android supports OpenGL ES, more Java developers will be exposed to it.

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