An OpenGL Program May Cause an Access Violation in Windows XP 64-Bit Edition

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If you run an OpenGL-based program in Windows XP 64-Bit Edition, you may receive an error message that describes an access violation.


This problem is caused by an invalid compiler optimization.


To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows XP. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322389 How to Obtain the Latest Windows XP Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date         Time   Version      Size     File name   
   29-Nov-2001  01:50  5.1.2600.21  686,080  Opengl32.dll


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows XP Service Pack 1.


Article ID: 311838 - Last Review: December 1, 2007 - Revision: 1.4
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
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