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Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support
avatarNovember 26, 2013 12:00AM
A number of years ago, Joshua and I collaborated on LDView's support for his proposed OBI LDraw extension. However, to the best of my knowledge, it was never proposed to the standards committee, and LDView disables support for it by default. If you want to use it, you need to set LDView's OBI hidden setting to TRUE (either by -OBI=1 on the command line, or via the registry; see LDView's help file for general information about setting settings). And in order to actually see any OBI rendering, you of course need OBI-supporting parts and primitives (which Joshua created for his personal use, but as far as I know haven't been published anywhere).

I'd give you more details, but the while the OBI syntax was designed (by Joshua) to be as simple as possible, it still isn't trivial, and I don't remember it off-hand. I could in theory reverse engineer it by looking at LDView's source code, but it would take a lot of effort, and I'd probably miss something anyway.
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7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Joshua Delahunty363November 23, 2013 04:39PM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Michael Heidemann138November 23, 2013 11:10PM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Philippe Hurbain133November 24, 2013 08:27AM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Joshua Delahunty134November 24, 2013 08:54AM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Joshua Delahunty136November 24, 2013 08:44AM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Travis Cobbs177November 26, 2013 12:00AM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Joshua Delahunty123November 30, 2013 02:23PM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Steffen137November 30, 2013 05:04PM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Joshua Delahunty130December 06, 2013 07:32AM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Steffen143December 07, 2013 01:46AM
Re: 7475 BOM done with LDRAW tool support Joshua Delahunty130December 07, 2013 11:57AM
Re: OBI Steffen150December 08, 2013 02:11AM
Re: OBI Joshua Delahunty187December 08, 2013 09:53AM



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