In a gallery when visitors should never have the fourth-wall of interactive experiences broken, you never want an experience sitting there with an error message or a desktop showing.
Here are a few tips for keeping applications going through application crashes or sneaky user input on Windows 7 and Mac OS X:
I'm going to make 16 versions of these. Will update this post with links and images as I finish them.
*Update* All 16 completed. Full size of each after the jump. Next up, animations.
Doing this was quite the headache, but here's how I got it working for Drupal 7.28 on my local machine.
How-To: Create a Buildable GLUT Project in Linux Mint (or Ubuntu) in CodeBlocks:
sudo apt-get install build-essential codeblocks freeglut3-dev