[vtk-developers] Geocoordinate System Filter, 2D Text Manager, 2D Text Preformance, and Buffered Hardware Picking

Sean McBride sean at rogue-research.com
Wed Dec 19 12:41:23 EST 2007

On 12/19/07 11:22 AM, Philip Schuchardt said:

>I'm using vtkTextActor's which, I believe usings ASCII.  But vtk uses ftgl 
>which, I though, supports unicode.  I definitely, will be looking into this 
>because my program need so support multiple languages.  

I think you will find that VTK has many many assumptions that will make
Unicode support a huge undertaking.  We looked at it briefly, but were
quickly overwhelmed. :(

Good luck,

Sean McBride, B. Eng                 sean at rogue-research.com
Rogue Research                        www.rogue-research.com 
Mac Software Developer              Montréal, Québec, Canada

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