[rescue] A productive weekend...
wedge at lightlink.com
Sun Jan 18 19:28:54 CST 2004
On Sun, 18 Jan 2004, Joshua Boyd wrote:
> Cool score. Do you intend to use them on an SGI?
In our Distributed Computing lab we're going to be obtaining a 4xR4.4k
Onyx with InfiniteReality graphics, and I've got an Indigo2 that I use as
my primary box that I intend to play with these on.
Trick is how we're going to get it interacting with our non-SGI equipment
and other visualization devices (such as our tiled display wall):
> There are some applications that support these out of box, but I'm
> having trouble thinking what they might be, other than probably Iris
> Exploreer, and OpenDX. I know of a few libraries that support them, but
> they are costly. I wonder if Crystal Space supports them.
We've been looking into OpenDX for a while, glad to hear it may have
support for these.
Aside from general visualization tools, any neat demos (molecules to spin
around, 3D space/flight simulators, etc.) that we can come up with can
help to impress those who otherwise wouldn't understand what is going on
(and may be in charge of spending money).
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