Stellarium problem

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at
Tue Aug 7 10:54:57 UTC 2018

On Tue, 2018-08-07 at 12:04 +0200, Liam Proven wrote:
> On Mon, 6 Aug 2018 at 01:59, Udvarias Ur <udvarias1 at> wrote:
> Dear List,
> I too have trouble with Stellarium. Just as rikona, I wanted to
> learnwhere in the night sky I could see Mars.
> I installed Stellariumyears ago, probably with Synaptic.
> All I get is the Stellarium splash window and an error message box
> fromStellarium that reads
>             No OpenGL 2 found on this system. Please upgrade hardware
> or            use MESA or an older version.
> Any thoughts?
> You need working OpenGL. You don't have working OpenGL. Find
> somegraphics drivers for your graphics adaptor that provide OpenGL
> andinstall them.

I've seen the same problem when running the SNAP version of Stellarium.
I have an AMD RX-470 graphics card with the amdgpu-pro drivers
installed (from the AMD web site).

The repo version of Stellarium works just fine.

Tony Arnold MBCS, CITP | Senior IT Security Analyst | Directorate of IT Services | Desk 51, Office 2, Kilburn Building | The University of Manchester | Manchester M13 9PL | T: +44 161 275 6093 | M: +44 773 330 0039

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