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(Example code for uniform location use, new-style. With DSA.)
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Revision as of 05:05, 3 May 2015

Querying and using uniform locations, under the new introspection API.

Vertex shader code:

uniform vec3 someVector;
uniform mat4 someMatrix;
//Code must use these uniforms to be active.

C++ code:

GLuint program = //Compile and link program.
GLint someVectorLoc = glGetProgramResourceLocation​(program, GL_UNIFORM, "someVector");
assert(someVectorLoc != -1); //If fails, then the uniform is inactive.
GLint someMatrixLoc = glGetProgramResourceLocation​(program, GL_UNIFORM, "someMatrix");
assert(someMatrixLoc != -1); //If fails, then the uniform is inactive.
glProgramUniform3f(program, someVectorLoc, 3.0f, 3.0f, 4.0f);
GLfloat matrix[16];
//Fill `matrix` with data. Non-transposed matrix data.
glProgramUniformMatrix4fv(program, someMatrixLoc, 1, GL_FALSE, matrix);