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package glfw
// Not sure about the darwin flag
// Windows users: If you download the GLFW 64-bit binaries, when you copy over the contents of the lib folder make sure to rename
// glfw3dll.a to libglfw3dll.a, it doesn't work otherwise.
//#cgo windows LDFLAGS: -lglfw3dll -lopengl32 -lgdi32
//#cgo windows CFLAGS: -DGLFW_DLL
//#cgo linux LDFLAGS: -lglfw
//#cgo darwin LDFLAGS: -lglfw3 -framework Cocoa -framework OpenGL -framework IOKit -framework CoreVideo
//#cgo freebsd LDFLAGS: -lglfw3 -lGL -lXrandr -lXxf86vm -lXi
//#include <GLFW/glfw3.h>
import "C"
const (
VersionMajor = C.GLFW_VERSION_MAJOR //This is incremented when the API is changed in non-compatible ways.
VersionMinor = C.GLFW_VERSION_MINOR //This is incremented when features are added to the API but it remains backward-compatible.
VersionRevision = C.GLFW_VERSION_REVISION //This is incremented when a bug fix release is made that does not contain any API changes.
//Init initializes the GLFW library. Before most GLFW functions can be used,
//GLFW must be initialized, and before a program terminates GLFW should be
//terminated in order to free any resources allocated during or after
//If this function fails, it calls Terminate before returning. If it succeeds,
//you should call Terminate before the program exits.
//Additional calls to this function after successful initialization but before
//termination will succeed but will do nothing.
//This function may take several seconds to complete on some systems, while on
//other systems it may take only a fraction of a second to complete.
//On Mac OS X, this function will change the current directory of the
//application to the Contents/Resources subdirectory of the application's
//bundle, if present.
//This function may only be called from the main thread. See
func Init() bool {
return glfwbool(C.glfwInit())
//Terminate destroys all remaining windows, frees any allocated resources and
//sets the library to an uninitialized state. Once this is called, you must
//again call Init successfully before you will be able to use most GLFW
//If GLFW has been successfully initialized, this function should be called
//before the program exits. If initialization fails, there is no need to call
//this function, as it is called by Init before it returns failure.
//This function may only be called from the main thread. See
func Terminate() {
//GetVersion retrieves the major, minor and revision numbers of the GLFW
//library. It is intended for when you are using GLFW as a shared library and
//want to ensure that you are using the minimum required version.
//This function may be called before Init.
func GetVersion() (major, minor, revision int) {
var (
C.glfwGetVersion(&maj, &min, &rev)
return int(maj), int(min), int(rev)
//GetVersionString returns a static string generated at compile-time according
//to which configuration macros were defined. This is intended for use when
//submitting bug reports, to allow developers to see which code paths are
//enabled in a binary.
//This function may be called before Init.
func GetVersionString() string {
return C.GoString(C.glfwGetVersionString())