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Hello readers. I was looking inside the lib folder of visual studio and I found a mysterious library named glmf.lib. A few days ago, I found a dll with the same name glmf in system32 directory. I thought it might be something (os specific). But when I saw it in Visual Studio, I wanted to know what is the use of this library. And I didn't found any header named glmf, so my doubts increased more.
I am using Visual Studio 2013 on Windows 7 32 bit SP 1. If anyone of you kind people know about this library then please let me know. Thank you for reading.

What I have tried:

Searching on Google showed me a python library but I don't have python on Visual Studio so, it has to be something else.
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Updated 23-Sep-20 10:43am
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Rick York 23-Sep-20 15:47pm    
FWIW, I have Windows 10 and Visual Studio 2019 and no glmf files of any kind exist on my system drive.
VD-Flash 24-Sep-20 3:22am    
I don't have a powerful PC so I am using Windows 7. I have 3 different versions of Visual Studio (2012, 2013 and 2015). This library is in all of them.
Shao Voon Wong 23-Sep-20 21:46pm    
Just download dependency walker to open glmf.dll to see what functions are exported from it.
VD-Flash 24-Sep-20 3:20am    
Thank you for this software.
Shao Voon Wong 23-Sep-20 22:04pm    
Right-click on the glmf.dll in File Explorer to show properties and click on the details tab, it shows OpenGL Metafiling DLL. It is a library for OpenGL.

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It's probably a graphics library called "Metal", kind of like OpenGL, used in iOS development.
 
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