[Chimera-users] uneditable format

Tom Goddard goddard at sonic.net
Fri Oct 16 11:51:07 PDT 2015


Essentially all current browsers support WebGL, so you perhaps have older browser versions.  Here is a web page describing which browser versions support WebGL and describing why some only partially support WebGL (usually video drivers are not up to date).

   http://caniuse.com/#feat=webgl

	Tom


> On Oct 16, 2015, at 11:45 AM, Albert <mailmd2011 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Thanks a lot for such helpful reply.
> 
> I found that there is some problem for both Firefox and Chrome under my Linux OS. It claimed that they didn't support webGL.
> 
> I am using Dell M3800 laptop which has Nvidia Quadra K1100 M plus Intel 4600. I evoke the browser with command:
> 
> optirun /usr/bin/firefox
> 
> but the webGL still doesn't work....
> 
> Does anybody have any idea?
> 
> thx a lot
> 
> 
> On 10/16/2015 08:11 PM, Tom Goddard wrote:
>> One of the limitations that of WebGL export is that it doesn’t appear to display transparency correctly.  Also it doesn’t appear to handle lighting of meshes instead the mesh appears uniformly bright.  Both of these mess up the mesh in you example images.
>> 
>> 	Tom
> 




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