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Reader for Wavefront OBJ Format


ReadObj is tested with Covise version 5 on SGI


Name Type Description
objFile Browser geometry file
mtlFile Browser material file (colors, texture)

Output Ports

Name Type Description
outputpolygons Polygons generated polygons
outputcolors RGBA_Colors polygon's colors
outputnormals Unstructured_V3D_Normals polygon's normals


The example below shows "Triceratops", a dinosaurier (image) that has been taken from Avalon 3D Archive, hosted by Viewpoint Corporation.

You can display the image as shown in the map and renderer picture below. (The Renderer image has been improved by turning on lights and editing background color.)

Figure: covise/net/examples/ReadObj.net


Authors: Martin Aumüller, Ruth Lang, Daniela Rainer, Jürgen Schulze-Döbold, Andreas Werner, Peter Wolf, Uwe Wössner
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