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Binding a texture "*.bmp" to glutSolidCube?

TonyTigerHearty
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Please somebody help me!

Is it possible to use textures on glutSolidCube/glutWireCube and glutSolidSphere/glutWireSphere?

Cheers Tony!
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Commented:
I had this same exact problem, none of the solutions i was finding online worked, but this chunk of code works like a charm:


glBindTexture(GL_TEXTURE_2D, texture2);
glTexGeni(GL_S, GL_TEXTURE_GEN_MODE,GL_SPHERE_MAP);
glTexGeni(GL_T, GL_TEXTURE_GEN_MODE, GL_SPHERE_MAP);
glEnable(GL_TEXTURE_GEN_S);
glEnable(GL_TEXTURE_GEN_T);
glutSolidSphere(1.0, 35.0, 35.0);

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FALSE ITSNĀ“T WORKS
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