The first step is the initialization of LibTMCG. The following function must be invoked early in your program, i.e., before you make use of any other capability of LibTMCG.
The function checks whether the installed third-party libraries
match their required versions. Further it initializes them
true, if everything was sound. Otherwise
false is returned and an appropriate error message
is sent to
Additionally, the function
version_libTMCG returns a string
containing the version number of the library in a common format. It
is strongly recommended to check, whether the installed version
matches your requirements.
This function returns the version of the library in the format major.minor.revision.
Last but not least, there is a function
which returns an identifier of LibTMCG including the version,
copyright mark and license.
This function returns an identifier of the library.