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hello all experts,

I am curious what are the requirements to run opengl quake II?  i was just wondering because it won't work on my computer.  any ideas / comments?

i have a pentium 233 with 48mb ram.  my video card is an ati mach 64.
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For Quake II to be able to use OpenGL, you need an OpenGL video card.  The ATI Mach 64 is not an OpenGL video card.  Most of the newer cards on the market support OpenGL.  You need to buy a new video card in order to take advantage of the functionality OpenGL offers.

I would recommend anything based on the newer chips, i.e. Riva ZX and Voodoo 2.
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If you have any comments, please ask.  Thanks.
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thanks.  ill look into a new video card.  I was thinking my computer was probably just being held back by it anyway.
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