Re: Animation in OPEN GL

Steve Lamont (
Mon, 3 Feb 97 06:27:40 PST

To subscribers of the xforms list from (Steve Lamont) :

> Could anyone please tell me if this sounds feasible.
> I am trying to visualize the encryption of data via animated diagrams. ...
> Is it possible to use the Gl canvass to show these diagrams, and for the
> diagrams to be triggered and updated from calls embedded within the
> encryption code ? The code is only about 15 lines long.

Sure. Why not? The OpenGL canvas is basically just a window where
OpenGL draws -- not much more. If you can do it in plain, unadorned
OpenGL, you should be able to do it XForms in an OpenGL window.

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