OpenGL 4.5 Released With New Features

Well, the next-gen OpenGL didn’t end up being OpenGL 5.0 but is being billed as OpenGL 4.5. Regardless, the OpenGL 4.5 specification is out now.

Over at the OpenGL.org Registry are the specifications for OpenGL 4.5 and GLSL 4.50. There’s proper direct state access as part of an ARB extension, clip control, and other features.