I'm trying to use wxWidgets to get mouse, keyboard and joystick events without creating a window context as I'm using GLUT for that.
Can it be done and if so how? All the examples I see have the events tied to some sort of visual context.
Well, GLUT is a limited library. It is not really meant for complex applications. Why don't you use wxWidget or Qt to create the window then and render your openGL scene inside the wxWidget window, as in [URL="http://www.wxwidgets.org/docs/tutorials/opengl.htm"]this tutorial[/URL]. And even better for [URL="http://doc.qt.nokia.com/latest/qtopengl.html"]Qt[/URL]. Read More